Resume

Luca Pavone

I have recently received my Degree as Bachelor of Interactive Entertainment, with a major in Games design from Qantm College.

I am, and have always been very passionate about Game Creation; its always been my dream to work in the Game Design field.

I have a well-developed understanding of the complexities of game design, and the ability to work in a variety of genres and themes. I'm also willing and able to learn new things, since adaptability is an advantage in any situation.

Interests and Activities

  • Tabletop Role Playing Games (Pathfinder, DnD 3.5, GURPS)
  • Computer and Video Games
  • Pixel Art & Retro-inspired Art
  • Rock & Roll music (Who likes Queen?)
  • Comic Books (By Alan More and Hirohiko Araiki)

Work Experience

2011 – Independent Projects

  • Robot Sharks from Outer Space (With Sherwin Browne)
  • Whip Frog (Global Game Jam, Music and Sound)

2010 – Trickstar Games

  • Level Design & Testing for Fumes
  • Level Design for First-Person Dungeon Crawl Game

2009 / 2011EMC (Eastern Medical Centre) and Ellies' Boutique

  • Data Entry and File Management

2008IApproveIt-Interact Pacific

  • Digital Asset Management
  • Data Entry & Misc. Tasks

Education and Achievements

2011 - Global Game Jam
  • Award: Organiser's Favourite for "Whip Frog"

2009 – 2010Qantm College, Degree - Bachelor of Interactive Entertainment

  • Award: Most Outstanding Student

Subjects Studied (abridged)

  • Advanced Games Design
  • Introduction to Interactive Entertainment
  • Design for Interactive Entertainment
  • Narrative and Character Development
  • Game Level Design
  • Scripting and Storyboarding
  • Psychology of Play
  • Authorship

2001 – 2008 – Wesley College

School Achievements

  • 2008 – Wesley on Screen, "How to make a Media Project"
  • 2008 – Academic Distinction, "Information Technology"
  • 2007 – Academic Award, "Information Technology"
  • 2006 – Academic Award VCE/VET Multimedia

Social Media Contacts

  • Twitter - http://twitter.com/#!/LPavownage
  • Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/home.php?ref=home#!/LucaSPavone
  • Personal Repository - https://sites.google.com/site/lucamakesthings

References

  • Adam Parker - Lecturer, Qantm College, Email: aparker@student.qantm.com.au
  • Robert Ward - CEO, IapproveIt – Interact Pacific, Phone: 1300 307 464, Email: robert.ward@ip.com.au
  • Justin Halliday - Senior Producer, Trickstar Games, Phone: (03) 9529 1177, Email: jhalliday@trickstargames.com