Orr sold the company to Activision in 1986. He spent the late 1980s working for Activision, and then consulting for various games companies.
The creation of Madden NFL
In 1990 EA producer Richard Hilleman hired Orr to re-design John Madden Football, then a disappointing Apple II game, for the fast-growing Sega Genesis. Orr and Hilleman together developed the game that we still recognize today as Madden Football, the best-selling title in the... Read More