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JOHN HUTCHINSON

689 W. Santa Ana
Avenue,
#201



|

Clovis, C
alifornia

93612

(
Will

R
elocate
)

(559) 392
-
3521

|
john@levelxgames.com


|

http://www.linkedin
.com/in/johnhutch



CODE MONKEY / GAME DESIGNER / ARTIST



M
eticulous
Video Game
s

Programmer /
Engineer


|

Cross Disciplined in Game
Design and Art



Programming:



ActionScript 3
,
C#
/C++
,

Javascript

(and many more)

Frameworks/Runtimes:

Unity3D,

XNA,
Adobe
AIR, Flixel

Methodologies:


Agile,

Lean, Kanban,
Scrum, Design Patterns
,
OOP,
Prototyping

Web
-
APIs:



Facebook, Twitter, Reddit
, Scoreoid

Platforms:



Windows,
Mac
,
iPhone/
iOS
,
Android
,
Xbox, Web Browser

Tools:




Visual Studio
,

Flash Builder,

Git, S
ecureSWF
,
MonoDevelop

Assets:



PhotoShop

(Pixel Art)
, Illustrator

(Vector Art)
,
Bfxr/
Audition






(Sound

FX
)
, Ableton Live

(Music)

Interests:



Clean, Robust, Self
-
Documenting Code;

Design Patterns;





Performance Optimization
;

Elegant Abstractions;

Em
ergence;





Game Design;

Market
/
Field Trends;



EXPERIENCE



Game Developer


|

January 2013



Curren
t

Big Head Mode


|


San Francisco
,
California


Douche

Defende
r

In this game for women in the dating scene, play
ers test their ability to detect dangerous pickup
tactics
.

Play

with friends to compare defense ratings or play by yourself to
hone your defenses in
secret
.

Technologies:

Unity,
MonoDevelop,
XCode
,

JSON
, EZ GUI, Big Head Mode API

Platforms:

iOS, Android


Independent

Game Developer


|

April

2011


Curren
t

Level X Games


|


San Francisco
/Clovis
,
California


Kitty Catch Mouse


Playable demo
and source code samples
available

A reflex
-
ce
ntered game I'm developing in my spare time. Designed and implemented a unique
method of procedural level generation, effectively eliminating the high production cost of
creating levels by hand. The game runs at 60fps on less
-
than
-
average computers and pl
ayers can
brag about their cat
-
like reflexes on Facebook and Twitter.

Technologies:

Flash Builder, AS3, AIR, Flixel,
Bfxr, Sprite Font 2, bitly, SecureSWF, Git

Platforms:

PC, Mac
, Linux

and Flash


Beer Pong: Fizzy, Yellow, Beer…Pong


Playable demo
and source code samples
available

Artificial intelligence implements fuzzy logic to weigh the decision values, taking into account
the sum of the individual values of multiple balls, obstacl
es and potential power
-
ups, along with
their respective trajectories and estimated times of arrival.

Technologies:

Visual Studio C# Express, C#.NET
,
XNA
, X
BLIG

Platforms:

Xbox Live Indie Games, Windows PC


Contract

Game Developer


|

J
uly 2011


July 2
012

Blake Barrett

Co.


|


Sa
n Francisco,
California


Hippo vs Zombies


Playable demo
and source code samples
available

D
evelop
ed the custom engine for this cross platform game.

Drastically reduced build
-
tim
e
overhead through parsing of JSON level data and dynamic instantiation of the game world and
its assets. Developed a multi
-
room export script for DAME Map Editor using Lua. Players able
to create their own custom levels, campaigns, music and art, and shar
e the link with friends on
social networks. This stimulates emergent behavior and improves the odds of the game going
viral
.

Technologies:

Flash Builder, AS3, AIR, Flex, JSON, Lua,
Flixel, DAME Map Editor, Git

Platforms:


iOS, Android, BlackBerry Playbook
, PC, Mac, Linux, Flash


Graphic Designer



|


January 2006



January 2013

Paradise Printing



|

Fresno
,
California


ParadisePrintingFresno.com

U
tilized downtime
to build this
flash
-
based website
. T
he site has increased

the influx
of new
customers

by establishing a means for requesting
additional information
without ever leaving the
site
.
This feature has increased
the frequency of
email
quotes by
20% and
the presence of the site
alone has increased
the frequency of
phone quotes

by
an average of
7%

per week.

Technologies
:
Abode Flash Professional and
AS2




Will
ing to

R
el
ocate
.



|


References

Available U
pon
R
equest
.