Jon Wätte

Game Credits


NetHack (1987)   (Worst of the depraved individuals out there in netland who sent in particularly intriguing modifications to help out with the game)


Hypership Out of Control (2010)   (XNA High Scores Component)
There (2003)   (Programming)


Serious Sam II (2005)   (Special Thanks)

Developer Biography

Jon Watte is currently Chief Technology Officer of virtual world platform Forterra System and provides technical direction to the Forterra Systems engineering team as well as strategic direction to the entire company. Prior to joining Forterra Systems, Jon was Engineering Director at Be Incorporated with overall responsibility for architecture and delivery of the BeOS media, data translation, and selected kernel subsystems.

Jon came to Be from Metrowerks Incorporated, where he worked on the CodeWarrior compiler tool chain for MacOS, BeOS and other targets. Prior to that, Jon worked as a Software Engineer in Stockholm, Sweden. At Baltic Business Software, he developed the external interface for data flow between third party applications and a custom database engine; this interface is now being used to develop e-commerce sites with Hansa Financials.

At SCOOP AB Jon created workflow applications for pre-press and publishing. Jon attended the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.

Last updated: Apr 10, 2008