Welcome to Bloodwize.Com

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This Website houses my most recent creative endeavors and was designed and coded entirely by me. On the left are the sections where you will find my work.

Fun Facts

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/./Top 5 Favorite Games/./
Halo
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater
Mass Effect
Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
Prince of Persia: Warrior Within

/./Foods/./
Strawberries
Little Ceaser's Itallian Cheese Bread
Any pizza but Pizza Hut pizza

Resume and Contact Info

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Name: Matt Carter
DOB: December 4, 1989 (21)
Email: email@bloodwize.com

Highly experienced Video Game Enthusiast with proficiency playing video games on consoles, and handhelds. Continuously developing knowledge of the latest and cutting-edge in the gaming industry. Great market trend knowledge and customer needs awareness; extremely informed on avid gamer expectations and keen perception on what engages them to play a new video game.

Proficiency: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable, Nintendo Wii, and DS Lite

  • Highly analytical with sharp game evaluation skills with focus on functionality and a high quality gameplay experience
  • Excellent at communicating opinions on graphics, language, and ratings; supporting findings with logical conclusions and clear justifications
  • Extremely selective with high quality standards and challenge expectations
  • Cooperative, and friendly, able to easily assimilate into team oriented settings and meet group objectives

Employment

Senior Game Advisor, GameStop, March 2008 to Present

  • Locate games for customers based on their interests, age level, and budget
  • Supervise sales associates and completed store wide price changes, back stock organization, as well as other operational tasks
  • Remain up to date on all gaming trends by communicating with customers, avidly playing, and managing marketing sections

Game Advisor, GameStop, October 2007 to March 2008

  • Engaged customers on sales floor answering questions on new releases, consoles, and store promotions
  • Organized sales floor to maintain an efficient and professional environment
  • Helped customers get excited about upcoming releases and game launch events

Education

Kamiak High School, Mukilteo, WA - Graduate of 2008

  • Took classes for Java programming, 3DS MAX, and business computing
  • Treasurer, then President of the Grass Roots Environmental Action Now (G.R.E.A.N.) Club

Experience

Volunteer Tester, Aces Wild (Indie Game), November 2010 to Present

  • Identifying elusive glitches
  • Recommend fixes to game mechanics
  • Captured and recorded bug occurrences

Host, Yu-Gi-Oh Card Game Podcast, November 2010 to Present

  • Troubleshoot XML code to comply with W3.org and iTunes standards
  • Support show by writing articles and providing related content
  • Discuss and analyze the card game and its current state

Lead Voice Actor, Pre-Destiny (Indie Game), June 2010

  • Provided main character voice talent for European developer
  • Edited sections of the game script with attention to localization

President, G.R.E.A.N Club, September 2007 to June 2008

  • Lead students in organizing environmental awareness activities
  • Oversaw development of Bio-Diesel car project
  • Designed and implemented club website