James is a Director of Animation and Motion Capture in the video game industry. He started in the industry in 1987 converting Konami arcade game animation to the Amiga computer (…so long ago he had a wooden mouse) before joining Midway Amusement Games in 1989. Jim introduced Midway to Motion Capture in 1993 and the company has used that technology in every title since to produce animation.
Jim has worked on over 30 published video game titles in coin-op, PC, PS3. XBox and Wii. His latest completed project was Midway's Mortal Kombat: MK vs. DC Universe and coming in 2009 This is Vegas and The Wheelman.