About the Author
Brian R. Eddy has been developing video games for over three decades. He is currently the CCO of Spooky Cool Labs a developer of premium social and mobile games. Previously, he was an executive producer and director with Midway Games. There Eddy designed several of the most popular and influential pinball machines of the 1990s, including Attack from Mars and Medieval Madness. He also was the programmer on several other influential machines, including FunHouse, The Machine: Bride of Pin*Bot, and Indiana Jones: The Pinball Adventure. Eddy's pinball machines consistently rank in the top 10, both in popularity and in the highest prices paid for pinball machines. Before the closure of Midway's pinball division in 1999, Eddy moved to Midway's video game division where he led the development of the sit down arcade snowmobile racer Arctic Thunder. Brian then moved into console game development division where he created Psi-Ops: The Mindgate Conspiracy for the PS2, Xbox, PC and John Woo Presents: Stranglehold for the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC. An avid collector and player of video games he maintains a substantial collection of all types of video games.