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Michael Chipman is a former product specialist at Nintendo of America. Having worked there from 2000-2013, Chipman was involved with quality assurance and tested Metroid Prime, Metroid Prime 2: Echoes, Metroid Prime Hunters and Metroid Prime 3: Corruption. He also tested Mario Party 5, WarioWare: Touched!, The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Adventures and Mario Party 8. Additionally, he was credited under special thanks in Wave Race: Blue Storm.