Justin Ficarrotta (or just "Fic") is a game designer and programmer for Freeverse in Brooklyn, NY, developer of games for the Mac, PC, Xbox 360, and iPhone. He is currently the lead designer / programmer for a currently unannounced iPhone game. His credits with Freeverse include Top Gun and Days of Thunder for the iPhone, and Marathon: Durandal for Xbox Live Arcade.
Fic graduated from UCLA in 2003 with a degree in Computer Science, and got his start in the industry writing absurdly violent, yet award-winning, indie games. "Kill Dr. Cote" won "Best Gameplay" in the uDevGames 2004 contest, and won "Best Overall Game" in uDevGames 2008 with "Laserface Jones vs. Doomsday Odious".
Features by Justin Ficarrotta:
Postmortem: Freeverse's Top Gun For iPhone [12.15.09]