and Founder: Gene Endrody
Endrody has worked in computer graphics and digital media for
over twenty years. As the
co-founder of VFX Digital Solutions in 1992, he supplied
digital video systems and services to production companies,
cable stations and government agencies. The company became
established as a leading source of information and digital
video products in Western Canada.
Principal Instructor Certification from Autodesk on
Maya and Power Animator, Gene taught 3D modeling and
animation for over ten years. As Department Head at the Center
for Digital Imaging and Sound, (currently the Art
Institute of Vancouver) Gene managed a team of
instructors, designed the Digital Arts Masters Program and was
awarded an Honorary Diploma by the faculty in 1998.
He was also an Instructor and Program Head in the
British Columbia Institute of Technology's New Media Center of
Excellence, where he helped design the Digital
a Technical Art Director at Radical
Games, Gene Endrody has worked on a variety of projects,
creating games for the XBox, GameCube and Playstation 2 game
consoles. Over the past decade, Radical has grown to become
the world’s largest independent developers of interactive
entertainment titles and 3D graphics software.
Gene’s duties as Technical Art Director include
production design, prototype development, special effects and
As the founder of Maid
Marian Entertainment Inc., Gene Endrody produces 3D web-games for
gaming portals and direct to consumer digital distribution.
Maid Marian Entertainment specializes in community oriented,
next-generation web based games. Imagine 3D virtual worlds,
where you explore and interact with players around the world,
all on a web page. Gene’s work was nominated for a
People’s Choice Award at UCON2001 in New York and
Maidmarian.com currently attracts over 1.25
million visitors a
Marian Entertainment released Ratinator, a whimsical 3D
arcade/shooter through Shockwave.com
in September, 2003. Ratinator made it to the #3 spot in Top
Action Games at Shockwave.com, averaging 4 out of 5 stars in
user reviews and played over 40,000 times per day. Ratinator
also made The
Adrenaline Vault's list of Top Shareware Games for
Marian Entertainment is in the business of creating online
brings together an online community of like-minded players.
like Sherwood Dungeon, Tank Ball, Marian's World and Moon Base
continue to revolutionize the way massively multiplayer games
can be experienced right in your web browser.