Alpha Protocol

Company: Obsidian Entertainment

Involvement: Design, QA Analyst

Release Date: June 1, 2010

Alpha Protocol is an action role-playing stealth video game developed by Obsidian Entertainment, their first title for an original intellectual property and published by Sega.  The game revolves around the adventures of field agent Michael Thorton features a branching story that changes based on your decisions.  The game received praise for it's narrative and conversational elements.

Detailed Info: I was brought in during Alpha for console testing.  During Alpha, I assisted Senior Designers with placing streaming volumes, navigation nodes, and cover using the Unreal 3 engine.  By the end of the project, I was splitting time between the QA and Design departments.