Before joining ArenaNet, Sam worked for Griptonite Games where he was a designer on five handheld titles based on popular feature film properties including James Bond, Star Wars, and Pirates of the Caribbean for the Nintendo DS and Game Boy Advance.
- Guild Wars 2
- Guild Wars: Eye of the North
- Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End (Nintendo DS)
- Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (Nintendo DS)
- Lego Star Wars: The Video Game (Game Boy Advance)
- Robots (Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS)
- James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing (Game Boy Advance)