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Breaking In (sometimes referred to as Broken In) was a series of articles about Bungie employees and how they "broke in" to the video game industry. The series was written between 2008-2009 and 2012-2014.

Articles[]

Employee Job Title Article Date Photo
Eric "Urk" Osbourne Community Manager Oct. 22, 2008[1] UrkBungie
Richard Lico Animation Lead Nov. 6, 2008[2] Richard Lico Inline
Joe Spataro Technical Designer in Animation Nov. 18, 2008[3] Joe Spataro Inlined
Pat Jandro Cinematic Animator Nov. 20, 2008[4] Pat Jandro a sepia
Tam Armstrong Animation Engineer Dec. 4, 2008[5] Tam Armstrong inline
Nick Gerrone Software Test Engineer Dec. 11, 2008[6] Nick Gerrone
Noah Bordner Animator Dec. 18, 2008[7] Noah Bordner
Paul Lewellen Network/Gameplay Engineer Jan. 8, 2009[8] Paul Lewellen
Rob Adams Senior Environment Architect Jan. 15, 2009[9] Rob Adams
Andrew Davis Graphic Designer Jan. 22, 2009[10] Andrew Davis
Jon Cable Sandbox Engineer Jan. 29, 2009[11] Jon Cable
Christian Allen Design Lead Feb. 5, 2009[12] Christian Allen inline
Shi Kai "Shiek" Wang 3D Art Lead Feb. 12, 2009[13] Shi Kai Wang inline
David Aldridge Network Engineer Feb. 19, 2009[14] David aldridge inline
Chris Butcher Engineering Lead Feb. 26, 2009[15] Chris Butcher inline
Chad "Shishka" Armstrong Multiplayer Community Designer Mar. 5, 2009[16] Chad Armstrong inline
Roger Wolfson Server Software Development Lead Mar. 12, 2009[17] Roger wilson inline
Christian Diefenbach Senior Software Engineer Mar. 19, 2009[18] Christian Diefenbach inline
Javier Technical Artist/Rigger Mar. 26, 2009[19] Javier inline
Dave Dunn Art Department Manager Apr. 2, 2009[20] Dave Dunn sm
Michael Wu Environmental Art Lead Apr. 9, 2009[21] Sm wu
Matt Richenburg Associate Producer Apr. 16, 2009[22] Matt Richenburg sm
Mat Noguchi Senior Programmer Apr. 23, 2009[23] Sm Mat Noguchi
Seth Gibson Technical Artist Apr. 30, 2009[24] Sm Seth Gibson
Jason Sussman Finishing Artist May 7, 2009[25] Sm Jason Sussman
Steve Lopez Infrastructure May 14, 2009[26] Sm Steve Lopez
Sam Jones Art Manager, Senior Environmental Artist May 21, 2009[27] Sm Sam Jones Final 02
Tristian Root Tools Engineer May 28, 2009[28] Sm Tristan Root
Tim Williams Production Engineer Jun. 11, 2009[29] Sm Tim Williams 02
Max Dyckhoff Character Engineer Jun. 18, 2009[30] Sm max Dyckhoff 02
Dave Candland Interface Lead Jun. 25, 2009[31] Sm Dave Candland ODST final
Chris Opdahl Campaign Design Lead Jul. 2, 2009[32] Sm Chris Opdahl
Vic DeLeon Senior Environment Artist Jul. 9, 2009[33] Sm Vic DeLeon
Ken Taya Environment Artist Jul. 16, 2009[34] Ken Taya
Jon Weisnewski Test Jul. 23, 2009[35] Sm Jon Weisnewski
Michael Williams Server Engineer Jul. 30, 2009[36] Sm Michael Williams
Sam Arguez Associate Producer Aug. 6, 2009[37] Sm Sam Arguez
Chad Foxglove Special Effects Artist Aug. 13, 2009[38] Sm Chad Foxglove
Jessie Coombs Associate Producer Aug. 20, 2009[39] Sm Jessie Coombs
Dan Miller Campaign Mission Designer Sep. 3, 2009[40] Sm DMiller
Blake Low Environment Art Sep. 10, 2009[41] Sm Blake Low
Tom Saville Senior Animator Sep. 24, 2009[42] Sm Tom Saville
Mike Hoffman Animator Oct. 1, 2009[43] Mike Hoffman 01sm
Dave Gasca Test Lead Oct. 8, 2009[44] Sm Dave Gasca 01
Natalya Tatarchuk Engineering Architect Nov. 12, 2009[45] Natasha Tatarchuk
Derek Carroll Senior Game Designer Mar. 5, 2012[46] Breaking-In Derek-Carroll
Tom Sanocki Character Animation Mar. 12, 2012[47] Breaking-In Tom Sanocki
Nate Hawbaker Tools Designer Mar. 19, 2012[48] Breaking-In Nate Hawbaker
Danny Bulla Gameplay Designer Mar. 26, 2012[49] Breaking-In Danny Bulla
Jim Levasseur Cinematics Animator Apr. 2, 2012[50] Breaking-In Jim Levasseur
Daniel Hanson User Interface Engineer Apr. 9, 2012[51] BReaking-In Daniel Hanson
Alex Loret de Mola Web Engineer Apr. 16, 2012[52] Breaking-In Alex Loret de Mola
Brandon Whitley Graphics Engineer Apr. 23, 2012[53] Brandon Whitley
Darren Bacon Senior Concept Artist Apr. 30, 2012[54] BB Darren Bacon
Ben Litowitz Sandbox Engineer May 7, 2012[55] Ben Litowitz
Noah George IT Engineer May 14, 2012[56] Noah George
Josh Poley Tools Engineer May 21, 2012[57] Josh Poley
Dave Mongan Senior Writer May 29, 2012[58] Dave Mongan
Clay Carmouche Writer Jun. 5, 2012[59] Clay Carmouche
Joey Gibbs Production Assistant Jun. 11, 2012[60] Joey Gibbs
Joe Venzon Graphics Engineer Jun. 18, 2012[61] Joe Venzon
Scott Kankelborg Quality Assurance Jun. 25, 2012[62] ScottKankelborg
John "Halcylon" Stvan Graphic Designer Jul. 2, 2012[63] John Stvan
Coolie Calihan Environment Artist Jul. 9, 2012[64] Coolie Calihan
Ryan Cooper Senior Engineer Jul. 16, 2012[65] Ryan Cooper
Ryan Juckett Sandbox Engineer Jul. 23, 2012[66] Ryan Juckett
Chris Chambers Investment Engineer Jul. 30, 2012[67] Chris Chambers
Ondraus "OJ" Jenkins Business Development and Strategy Aug. 7, 2012[68] Ondraus Jenkins
David "DJ" Johnson Tools Engineer Aug. 13, 2012[69] David Johnson
Veara Suon Gameplay Animator Aug. 20, 2012[70] Veara Suon
Brandi House User Researcher Aug. 27, 2012[71] Brandi House
Chris Owens Software Test Engineer Sep. 5, 2012[72] Chris Owens
Rachel Swavely Mocap/Rigging Tech Artist Sep. 11, 2012[73] Rachel Swavely
Mike Forrest Senior Engineer Sep. 18, 2012[74] Mike Forrest
David Henry Senior Audio Designer Sep. 20, 2012[75] David Henry
Stephen Hodde Senior Audio Designer Oct. 1, 2012[76] Stephen Hodde
Matthew Ward Cinematics Director Oct. 9, 2012[77] Matthew Ward
Tom Slattery Localization Content Manager Oct. 16, 2012[78] Tom Slattery
Joseph Ainsworth Associate Test Engineer Oct. 22, 2012[79] Joseph Ainsworth
Forrest Söderlind Technical Artist Oct. 31, 2012[80] Forrest Soderlind
Adam Brown Mobile Developer Nov. 6, 2012[81] Adam Brown
Drew Smith Producer Nov. 14, 2012[82] Drew Smith
Jennifer Ash Associate User Researcher Nov. 27, 2012[83] Jennifer Ash
Andy Howell Matchmaking Test Lead Dec. 11, 2012[84] Andy Howell
Reed Shingledecker FX Artist Dec. 18, 2012[85] Reed Shingledecker
Leland Dantzler Matchmaking Tester Jan. 7, 2013[86] Breakingin-leland dantzler
Alex Gendron Web Tester Jan. 29, 2013[87] Breakingin-alex gendron
Joe Cross Senior Concept Artist Feb. 15, 2013[88] Breakingin-joe cross
Aaron Lieberman Content Tools Team Lead Feb. 25, 2013[89] Breakingin-aaron lieberman
Micah Zahm Technical Artist Mar. 4, 2013[90] Breakingin-micah zahm
Isaiah Sherman Digital Matte Artist Mar. 18, 2013[91] Breakingin-isaiah sherman
Jake Lauer Web Development Engineer Mar. 26, 2013[92] Breakingin-jake lauer
James Schomer Investment Designer Apr. 1, 2013[93] Breakingin-james schomer
Elliott Gray Graphic Desinger Apr. 9, 2013[94] Breakingin-elliott gray
Josh Lebow IT Engineer Apr. 15, 2013[95] Breakingin-josh lebow
Jay Spang Release Engineer Apr. 29, 2013[96] Breakingin-jay spang
Rajeev "Raj" Nattam Senior 3D Artist May 7, 2013[97] Breakingin-rajeev nattam
Dave Matthews 3D Manager and SpecOps Lead May 14, 2013[98] Breakingin-dave matthews
Andy Firth Lead Engineer May 21, 2013[99] Breakingin-andy firth
Eric Cassels Environment Artist May 30, 2013[100] Breakingin-eric cassels
Jason Minard Back-End Systems Engineer Jun. 24, 2013[101] Breakingin-jason minard
Annie VanderMeer Mitsoda Game Designer Sep. 9, 2013[102] Breakingin-annie vandermeer mitsoda
John Harris Multiplayer Tester Sep. 16, 2013[103] Breakingin-john harris
Mike Poe Lighting Artist Oct. 8, 2013[104] Breakingin-mike poe
Melanie Theisen German Localization Editor Oct. 14, 2013[105] Breakingin melanie theisen
Anastasia Tex Mercer Story Mission Tester Oct. 21, 2013[106] Breakingin-anastasia tex mercer
Kyle Robinson Web Tester Nov. 4, 2013[107] Breakingin-kyle robinson
Kailey Frizzell Technical Artist Nov. 11, 2013[108] Breakingin-kailey frizzell
Mike Shannon Senior IT Engineer Nov. 18, 2013[109] Breakingin-mike shannon
Céline Bolduc French Localization Editor Nov. 26, 2013[110] Breakingin-celine bolduc
Jonathon Dobbs Strikes Overseer Tester Dec. 17, 2013[111] Breakingin-jonathon dobbs
Daniel Auchenpaugh Investment Test Lead Jan. 8, 2014[112] Breakingin-daniel auchenpaugh
Andy Xiao Generalist Artist Jan. 14, 2013[113] Breakingin-andy xiao
John Favaro Production Engineer Jan. 20, 2014[114] Breakingin-john favaro
Adrian Majkrzak Senior Concept Artist Jan. 28, 2014[115] Breakingin-adrian majkrzak
Adam Pino Networking Engineer Feb. 13, 2014[116] Breakingin-adam pino
Shaun Martin Multiplayer Tester Feb. 27, 2014[117] Breakingin-shaun martin
Thomas Wiley Automation Overlord Mar. 19, 2014[118] Breakingin-thomas wiley

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