David Wightman


David Wightman is the former Head of Development at Respawn Entertainment in Los Angeles, one of the most successful game development studios on the planet where he worked on Titanfall 2, Star Wars and with their award winning mobile division, Particle City.

Prior to Respawn, David has had his hand in well over 100 titles ranging from the 8-bit Spectrum and C64 to Facebook online titles to modern era AAA and finally Mobile platforms with games garnering over 50 industry awards across 3 decades.

In his downtime David is also an author, mentor, coach, startup advisor, traveller, games player and photographer.

Former Head of Development at Respawn


December 4, 2018, 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
The personality of AAA production: 20 years of hard learnt lessons - Hall 2
December 5, 2018, 10:45 am - 11:45 am
Follow the market: Predictions 2019 - Hall 1