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Matthew M. Harmon

Also Known As

  • Matthew Harmon
  • Matt Harmon

Game Credits

Production

Drive Green (2008)   (Co-Producer)
JetFighter IV: Fortress America (2000)   (Studio Director / Executive Producer)
JetFighter: Full Burn (1998)   (Producers)
JetFighter III Enhanced Campaign CD (1997)   (Director)
Bobby Fischer Teaches Chess (1994)   (Publishing Support and Testing)
 

Design

JetFighter III (1997)   (Director)
Megaspectre (1993)   (Additional Design)
Spectre Supreme (1993)   (Additional Game Design)
JetFighter II: Operation Lightning Storm (1992)   (Mission Set Design)
 

Programming/Engineering

Drive Green (2008)   (Programming)
Ride! Carnival Tycoon (2007)   (Programming)
Hunter Dan's Bowfishing Survival Gauntlet (2004)   (Programming)
JetFighter: Full Burn (1998)   (Programming)
JetFighter III (1997)   (Programming)
Megaspectre (1993)   (Programming)
Spectre (1991)   (Additional PC Programming)
JetFighter II: Advanced Tactical Fighter (1990)   (Additional Game Design and Software Development)
 

Art/Graphics

JetFighter III (1997)   (Art Direction)
 

Audio

JetFighter III (1997)   (Video Newscaster / Sim Voices)
 

Quality Assurance

JetFighter: Full Burn (1998)   (Quality Assurance Team)
JetFighter III (1997)   (Quality Assurance)
JetFighter III Enhanced Campaign CD (1997)   (Quality Assurance)
 

Creative Services

Lawnmower Racing Mania 2007 (2006)   (Package Design)
JetFighter IV: Fortress America (2000)   (Manual Authors)
JetFighter: Full Burn (1998)   (Manual Writers)
JetFighter III (1997)   (Reference Manual)
Bobby Fischer Teaches Chess (1994)   (Reference Manual Authors)
JetFighter II: Operation Lightning Storm (1992)   (Mission Set Manual)
Spectre (1991)   (Reference Manual Authors)
JetFighter II: Advanced Tactical Fighter (1990)   (Reference Manual Authors)
 

Thanks

Spectre (1991)   (We would like to thank the following people at Spectre)
 

Other

Ride! Carnival Tycoon (2007)   (President)
Lawnmower Racing Mania 2007 (2006)   (President / Lead Programmer / Game Design)
 


Developer Biography

Mr. Harmon has been developing games for over 15 years, starting at subLogic Corporation working on Microsoft Flight Simulator. Since then, he has served as lead programmer and technical director on several projects and acted as director of development at Mission Studios Corporation and Velocity Development Corporation.

Mr. Harmon designs the core technology used by eV Interactive. He also leverages that technology for use in the military market.

His credits include the entire JetFighter series, Spectre (PC and Fujitsu FM-Towns), Bobby Fischer Teaches Chess, LANTIRN Desk Top Trainer 25K Laser, LANTIRN Desk Top Trainer 40K Laser, and the Avionics Prototyping Toolkit. Most recently, Mr. Harmon was the lead developer of Hunter Dan’s Bowfishing Survival Gauntlet.

Mr. Harmon has a B.A. in Liberal Arts and Sciences from the University of Illinois at Urbana / Champaign with a concentration in Film Theory and Criticism. He is a contributing author to Game Programming Gems IV and Game Programming Gems V. He also writes and edits university-level course material on game development.

(Submitted by Matthew Harmon)

Last updated: Feb 20, 2005