Patrick Dwyer

Adjunct Faculty //
College of Computing and Digital Media
Patrick Dwyer
  • Email: pdwyer@cdm.depaul.edu
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Bio and Research Information

Patrick Dwyer is the Lead Designer at Robomodo, the Chicago based game developer founded on the principle of creating unique gameplay experiences. After graduating from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BS in Computer Science, he started his career in the video game industry at EA Tiburon. After working on titles including: NCAA Football and Madden, Patrick transferred to EA Chicago in order to work on Fight Night Round 3. He continued his work at EA Chicago on Def Jam: Icon. Patrick later joined a group of 23 other individuals to start Robomodo. As the Lead Designer on Tony Hawk: Ride, he worked on developing the revolutionary peripheral from conception to final version. He also created, developed, and drove all aspects of the game's design. His role as Lead Designer and Vision Holder continued on Robomodo's follow up project, Tony Hawk: Shred. Patrick remains at Robomodo where he is looking forward to creating new gameplay experiences that make 'Players feel Awesome.'

Patrick specializes in using high level goals to develop a complete vision that can be executed.

Schedule for Winter 2017-2018

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