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Gordon Walton

ArtCraft Entertainment, Inc.
President & Executive Producer
Gordon Walton has been authoring games and managing game development since 1977. He was most recently VP and Exec Producer at Disney Playdom.Prior positions include: VP and co-Studio General Manager at BioWare Austin working on Star Wars®: The Old Republic™; VP, Executive Producer and Studio Manager at Sony Online Entertainment in Austin, with direct ownership of Star Wars Galaxies and an unannounced product, prior to this he was VP and Executive Producer of The Sims Online at Electronic Arts/Maxis, and in the same role for Origin Systems managing Ultima Online™; He also served as Senior VP and General Manager of Kesmai Studios, where he oversaw the development of several MMOGs including Air Warrior™ and MultiplayerBattletech™.Gordon has owned and managed two development companies and was development manager for both Three-Sixty Pacific and Konami of America, Inc. He has personally developed more than 30 games and overseen the development of more than 200 games.ArtCraft Entertainment, Inc
ArtCraft Entertainment, Inc. is an independent developer of Massively Multiplayer Online Games located in Austin, Texas. ArtCraft's flagship product, Crowfall, is one of the most successful crowdfunded projects ever, amassing a total of just over $12.5m in project funding from a combination of crowdfunding, territory licensing and equity investment. Founded by two of the most experienced MMO veterans on the planet (J. Todd Coleman, Creative Director of Shadowbane, Wizard101 and Pirate101) and Gordon Walton (Executive Producer of Ultima Online, Star Wars Galaxies, The Sims Online and Star Wars the Old Republic), ACE boasts a strong pedigree of successful titles from a cadre of veteran engineers, artists, producers and designers. ArtCraft is well-positioned to become a dominant force in the independent production of competitive online games.