Lead an army of LEGO Star Wars characters into real-time multiplayer PvP battles in arenas inspired by iconic locations from throughout the galaxy! Collect and upgrade LEGO Star Wars characters,… read more LEGO Star Wars: Battles
Star Wars Resistance Racer is now available on the DisneyNOW app for iOS and Android mobile devices. The team at Disney at Neo-Pangea really made a fun, little game that really captures the spirit… read more Star Wars: Resistance Racer
I’m excited to announce the next game in the Lego Star Wars franchise! LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga, from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, and Lucasfilm, will contain… read more Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga
I have been to the planet Batuu. I have walked the streets of Black Spire Outpost. I’ve avoided Imperial entanglements. I have drank at Oga’s Cantina and dealt with scruffy-looking… read more Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge
Here’s a peek at a big project we’ve been working on. Lucasfilm and Tencent have partnered on a brand new survival game mode in Contra: Return — Imperial Training! Play as… read more Star Wars x Contra: Return
Very excited to share that the new, limited-edition Kylo Ren Lightsaber controller is now available along with the brand new Dark Side Expansion content for Star Wars: Jedi Challenges. We… read more Star Wars: Jedi Challenges AR
We’re kicking off an amazing collaboration between Lucasfilm and Alim for Brave Frontier 2! Play as Luke, Leia, Han, Chewie and Obi-Wan against Darth Vader, Stormtroopers and other characters from… read more Star Wars x Brave Frontier 2
Big news, everyone! I’m delighted to announce that I’ve accepted a fantastic opportunity from The Walt Disney Company to rejoin Lucasfilm. It’s an incredible honor to return to the Lucas family… read more The Force Reawakens
Great news for Star Wars fans! Great news for Disney stockholders! Great news for Lucasarts?
October 30, 2012
Craig Derrick is an accomplished, creative executive with a proven track record for developing award-winning, blockbuster games, including the fastest-selling LEGO game in history, LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga, launching one of the biggest hits in mobile gaming, the $1.5B+ top-grossing Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff, his leadership across storied Lucasfilm franchises - Star Wars, Indiana Jones, and Monkey Island - and has spent years collaborating with an array of talent and entertainment executives worldwide.
In his role at The Walt Disney Company, Craig drives the product vision, strategy, operations, and execution for a multi-year, high-profile portfolio of iconic content and beloved brands. He directs and leads a team of producers while overseeing all aspects of production across multiple development partners, ensuring IP quality and consistency for Lucasfilm Games, including Quantic Dream's upcoming cinematic action-adventure game Star Wars Eclipse, the next Indiana Jones game from Bethesda, the forthcoming squad-based multiplayer game Star Wars: Hunters, and the long-awaited, critically successful, Return to Monkey Island.
Before re-joining Lucasfilm, Craig co-founded and directed Fifth Journey's development slate, focusing on bridging Western and Asian markets to Hollywood studios while directing multiple game titles, such as Kubo: A Samurai Quest, and collaborating with high-profile talent, including Kevin Hart; he previously ran production at TinyCo, where he was instrumental in producing the Studio's first licensed games and creating the playbook to turn entertainment brands into hit mobile games, and spent seven years at LucasArts incubating and nurturing blockbuster IPs, including Star Wars 1313. He began his career at Parallax Software, creators of the revolutionary first-person shooter series Descent.
Craig is a Producers Guild of America and The British Academy of Film and Television Arts member. He actively contributes to the film, game, and academic communities, has spoken at Star Wars Celebration, the Game Developers Conference, and San Diego Comic-Con, and has been interviewed by Bloomberg, Venture Beat, USA Today, and other online & print news sites.