An Interview with Trent Oster, CEO of Beamdog

Trent Oster

On March 15, 2023, YEGBiz hosted a return to live and in-person Leaders’ Circles with an interview of Trent Oster, CEO of Beamdog.

Trent is a BAFTA Award-winning veteran of the games industry. He was one of six original co-founders of BioWare; during his time there, worked as a Technical Artist, Programmer, and Project Director, leading the development of the award-winning Neverwinter Nights from a one-sentence description through two expansion packs and over 5 million units sold.

After acting as the Director of Technology at BioWare, Trent left the company in 2009 to co-found Beamdog. Beamdog is a 80 person game development studio headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta and is working on the highly anticipated 80′ cartoon rogue-lite,: “MythForce”