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Dax Palotta is the principle animator at Retro Studios since 2000. Pallotta has animated all of Retro's projects so far, including all three games in the Prime Series: Metroid Prime, Metroid Prime 2: Echoes, Metroid Prime 3: Corruption. Pallotta also worked on Retro's Donkey Kong Country games, and Mario Kart 7. A year prior to joining Retro Studios, Pallotta interned at Reel FX Creative Studios in Dallas.