Christian Urquhart

Also Known As

  • C. F. Urquhart
  • C. Urquhart

Game Credits


Squid and Let Die (2010)   (Based incredibly loosely on Transversion by)
Little Puff in Dragonland (1989)   (Design)
Cavelon (1983)   (Written by)


Kung Food (1992)   (Code by)
Crash Powertape September 1991 (1991)   (Bobby Yazz Show by)
Little Puff in Dragonland (1989)   (Code)
Snoopy: The Cool Computer Game (1989)   (Code)
Dragon Spirit (1987)   (Code)
Gunrunner (1987)   (Written by)
Action Reflex (1986)   (Written by)
Soldier of Light (1986)   (Coded by)
Robot Messiah (1985)   (Written by)
Rocco (1985)   (Coding by)
Daley Thompson's Decathlon (1984)   (Written by)
Eskimo Eddie (1984)   (By (uncredited))
Transversion (1984)   (Transversion by)
Hunchback (1983)   (Programming)

Developer Biography

Bitten by the computer bug when he set eyes on an IBM mini-computer in 1976, Christian Urquhart co-wrote 2 games for Ocean Software Ltd. with Nick Pierpoint, originally as a programming exercise: Transversion and Eskimo Eddie. Urquhart also wrote Hunchback. He joined Ocean’s team of in-house programmers in Manchester in 1984.

Last updated: Apr 10, 2007