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Wrote my first game in 1984 for the vic 20, web wars, and got paid fifty whole UK pounds, I was rich!

Joined Bullfrog 20 years ago, made Syndicate Amiga,Theme Park Amiga/Jaguar, Syndicate Wars,...

Started MuckyFoot with Guy,Fin and Gary.

Made Urban Chaos, Blade 2 Startopia, worked on punisher and Bullet Proof Monk.(Studio Shut)

Joined Visual Science as Head of programming, worked on Carmaggedon TV, Fast and Furious(Studio Shut)

Joined Rockstart North as Lead Programmer/Gameplay programmer, joined GTA IV team for 2 years.

Pandemic, Gameplay Programmer, Worked on big Warner, Movie License and saboteur. (Studio Shut)

Krome, Lots of titles senior Programmer in Tek Group.(Studio Shut)

THQ, big Marvel Movie license, first person class based co op shooter/melee game. (Studio Shut)

Sega Studio Australia, remake of COI releasing soon.  (Studio Shut)

FiveLivesStudios, Founder,Tek Director, to be continued...


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Posted by Mike Diskett on Mon, 22 Jul 2013 05:23:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Design, Production, Console/PC, Indie
Here we are 77% of the way through the Kickstarter of Satellite Reign. Read about the highs the lows, and the terrible mistake's we made...

Posted by Mike Diskett on Sat, 20 Jul 2013 11:30:00 EDT in Indie, Programming
I've been coding up AI for 20 years and have worked on 5 major city simulation games. Syndicate, Syndicate Wars, Urban Chaos, GTA IV and Saboteur. Now I'm working on the city Simulation and AI for satellite Reign a game currently on Kickstarter.

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Comment In: [Blog - 07/22/2013 - 05:23]

Sorry about the dodgy link, ...

Sorry about the dodgy link, in my defense someone else added that : r n r nAlso now at 97 funded :