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Edward Barkley is a special effects artist. Barkley has previously worked at Disney Junction Point Studios on the Epic Mickey games, Amaze Entertainment, Nintendo Software Technology and Acclaim Studios. He provided the special effects for Metroid Prime Hunters while at NST. This includes production of game trailers, in-game camera scripting, cinematics, environment art, skybox design, particle effects, shader design, tools design, weapons modeling and animation, according to his LinkedIn profile (linked below). Barkley is currently a production consultant at Shadowlab Incorporated, which consults on realtime graphics for video games and presentations.