Gaming Resume

Ohio State Chapter Administrator of the Entertainment Consumers Association from 2009 to 2015:

  • Anthony organized events throughout the state of Ohio to increase awareness of video game player rights.
  • Anthony also attended a number of anime and video game related conventions where he led panels on the topic of video game player advocacy.
  • Companies such as Blizzard Entertainment, BushiRoad, FUNCOM and The Pokemon Company International provided Anthony with promotional items as give-a-ways to the public who attended his events.

Tournament Organizer & League Leader from 2002 to Current:

  • Anthony is a sanctioned Tournament Organizer (TO) for BushiRoad and The Pokemon Company.
  • Anthony is a sanctioned Independent Event Organizer (IEO) for Konami Digital Entertainment.
  • Anthony periodically organizes a multi-game league, tournaments and related events as demand dictates.
  • Anthony has organized convention events at ColossalCon, HaruCon, OhayoCon, ShinbokuCon and Wizard World Comic Con.

Project Manager of ResortMUD from 1996 to 2007:

  • Anthony led a team of C/C++ programmers in developing an online multi-user domain/dungeon (MUD) named ResortMUD.
  • Some of the ResortMUD code was later applied to other games, including the largest of its genre, Realms of Despair. Some of the code allowed users to view the world in color rather than monochrome in addition to utilize furniture and communicate with other games via an instant messenger known as InterMUD Communications (IMC).

Editor-in-Chief of MudWorld, MudJournal and MudCenter from 1996 to 2007:

  • Anthony led a team of gaming journalist in writing and publishing articles from the viewpoints of players as well as developers.
  • Anthony also contributed to a four issue run of The MUD Companion magazine, created by the creator of Realms of Despair.
  • Anthony was also a contributor to a few popular video game websites including Game Shark, Game Informer, IGN and GameFaqs usually under the alias of Ntanel.

Work Experience:

  • GameStop – Game Adviser (Seasonal) from October 2013 to January 2014
  • Ctrl Alt Elite Gaming – Sales Associate & Event Organizer from June 2011 to December 2013
  • QwestTech Computers – Front-End Manager from Q3 of 2001
  • NAMCO Corporation – Aladdin’s Castle Arcade Assistant Manager from Q4 of 1998

Video Game Testing:

  • Street Fighter V – Beta, 2015-16
  • PlayStation Now – Beta, 2014
  • DC Universe: Infinite Crisis – Beta, 2013
  • SimCity – Beta, 2013
  • Marvel Heroes – Beta, 2013
  • Dust 514 – Beta, 2012
  • Pokemon Trading Card Game Online – Beta, 2012
  • Star Trek Online – Beta, 2010

Additional Activities:

  • Tabby Awards – 2014 Judge

Relevant Knowledge:

  • All Nintendo Consoles & Handhelds
  • BuddyCard: FutureFight, CardFight: Vanguard & Weiss Schwarz Trading Card Games
  • HeroClix Collectible Miniatures Game
  • Magic: The Gathering Trading Card Game
  • Microsoft Xbox 360 & One
  • Pokemon Trading Card Game
  • Sega Genesis CD 32X & Game Gear
  • Sony PlayStation 3, 4 & TV (Vita)
  • Various Android Tablet Applications
  • Yu-Gi-Oh Trading Card Game