James Shepherd

CEO of Cypherdelic and Head of Studio at nDreams, who just recently published Ghostbusters VR. James has received Bafta’s and a Develop award for his outstanding executive work and has delivered multi-million selling products. At Microsoft James created the Xbox One and Xbox live games community ‘Upload’, and the app, ‘Upload Studio’, generating a 6.5 million user base, and 10+ million views in the initial 12 month launch window. At Sony he had 6 years’ experience as director of a multi project development studio, managing dev teams of up to two hundred people, delivering triple ‘A’ products internally and externally on all PlayStation platforms, including, ‘Heavenly Sword’, (PS3,1.6m units, 79% Metacritic) and ‘LittleBigPlanet’, (PSP, 2.5m units, 87% Metacritic).