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David Grossman

Also Known As

  • Dave Grossman

Game Credits

Production

Maniac Mansion: Day of the Tentacle (1993)   (Producer)
 

Design

The Walking Dead (2012)   (Director of Design)
Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 3: Citizen ... (2011)   (Director of Design)
Hector: Badge of Carnage (2011)   (Design)
Jurassic Park: The Game (2011)   (Director of Design)
Law & Order: Legacies (2011)   (Director of Design)
Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 1: It'... (2010)   (Director of Design)
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation - Fatal Conspiracy (2010)   (Director of Design)
Nelson Tethers: Puzzle Agent (2010)   (Director of Design)
Sam & Max 301: The Penal Zone (2010)   (Director of Design)
Sam & Max 302: The Tomb of Sammun-Mak (2010)   (Episode Design)
Sam & Max 303: They Stole Max's Brain! (2010)   (Director of Design)
Sam & Max 304: Beyond the Alley of the Dolls (2010)   (Director of Design)
Sam & Max 305: The City That Dares Not Sleep (2010)   (Director of Design)
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation - Deadly Intent (2009)   (Director of Design)
Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 1 - Launch of the ... (2009)   (Director of Design)
Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 2 - The Siege of S... (2009)   (Director of Design)
Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 3 - Lair of the Le... (2009)   (Director of Design)
Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 4 - The Trial and ... (2009)   (Director of Design)
Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 5 - Rise of the Pi... (2009)   (Director of Design)
Wallace & Gromit in Fright of the Bumblebees (2009)   (Director of Design)
Wallace & Gromit in Muzzled! (2009)   (Director of Design)
Wallace & Gromit in The Bogey Man (2009)   (Director of Design)
Wallace & Gromit in The Last Resort (2009)   (Director of Design)
Sam & Max Episode 202: Moai Better Blues (2008)   (Designed & Written by)
Sam & Max Episode 203: Night of the Raving Dead (2008)   (Design Director)
Sam & Max Episode 204: Chariots of the Dogs (2008)   (Designed and Written by)
Sam & Max Episode 205: What's New, Beelz... (2008)   (Design Director)
Sam & Max: Season Two (2008)   (Design Director)
Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People:... (2008)   (Director of Design)
Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People:... (2008)   (Director of Design)
Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People:... (2008)   (Director of Design)
Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People:... (2008)   (Director of design)
Sam & Max Episode 201: Ice Station Santa (2007)   (Design Director)
Sam & Max Episode 3: The Mole, the Mob, and t... (2007)   (Designed by)
Sam & Max Episode 4: Abe Lincoln Must Die! (2007)   (Designed by)
Sam & Max Episode 5: Reality 2.0 (2007)   (Designed by)
Sam & Max Episode 6: Bright Side of the Moon (2007)   (Designed by)
Sam & Max: Season One (2007)   (Designed & Written By)
Bone: Act 1 & 2 Combo Pack (2006)   (Design)
Bone: The Great Cow Race (2006)   (Lead Designer)
Sam & Max Episode 1: Culture Shock (2006)   (Designed by)
Sam & Max Episode 2: Situation: Comedy (2006)   (Designed by)
Bone: Out from Boneville (2005)   (Designed by)
Disney's Mickey Saves the Day: 3D Adventure (2001)   (Game Design)
Rugrats Adventure Game (1998)   (Additional Puzzle & Activity Design)
Maniac Mansion: Day of the Tentacle (1993)   (Director)
 

Programming/Engineering

Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge - Special ... (2010)   (Programmed by)
The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition (2009)   (Programmed by)
Sam & Max Episode 203: Night of the Raving Dead (2008)   (Programmers)
Sam & Max: Season Two (2008)   (Programmers)
Full Throttle (1995)   (Programmers)
Maniac Mansion: Day of the Tentacle (1993)   (Programming)
Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge (1991)   (Written and Programmed by)
The Secret of Monkey Island (Demo Version) (1990)   (Programmed by)
The Secret of Monkey Island (1990)   (Programming)
 

Writers

The Walking Dead: Season Two (2013)   (Director of Writing)
The Wolf Among Us (2013)   (Director of Writing)
The Walking Dead (2012)   (Additional Writing by)
Hector: Badge of Carnage (2011)   (Script Editing)
Jurassic Park: The Game (2011)   (Additional Writing by)
Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge - Special ... (2010)   (Written by)
The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition (2009)   (Written by)
Sam & Max Episode 3: The Mole, the Mob, and t... (2007)   (Written by)
Sam & Max Episode 4: Abe Lincoln Must Die! (2007)   (Written by)
Sam & Max Episode 5: Reality 2.0 (2007)   (Written by)
Sam & Max Episode 6: Bright Side of the Moon (2007)   (Written by)
Bone: Act 1 & 2 Combo Pack (2006)   (Multimedia Authors)
Bone: The Great Cow Race (2006)   (Written by)
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation - 3 Dimensions of M... (2006)   (Additional Writing)
Sam & Max Episode 1: Culture Shock (2006)   (Written by)
Sam & Max Episode 2: Situation: Comedy (2006)   (Written by)
Bone: Out from Boneville (2005)   (Written by)
Piglet's Big Game (2003)   (Dialogue Written by)
Voodoo Vince (2003)   (Script Editor)
Ollo in the Sunny Valley Fair (2002)   (Written by)
Disney's Mickey Saves the Day: 3D Adventure (2001)   (Dialogue)
Moop and Dreadly in the Treasure on Bing Bong Island (2001)   (Written by)
Pajama Sam 3: You Are What You Eat From Your Head ... (2000)   (Writer)
Pajama Sam 2: Thunder and Lightning aren't so... (1998)   (Script Written By)
Total Annihilation: The Core Contingency (1998)   (Writer)
Pajama Sam's SockWorks (1997)   (Dialog Written by)
Total Annihilation (1997)   (Writer)
Pajama Sam: No Need to Hide When It's Dark Ou... (1996)   (Dialog Written by)
Full Throttle (1995)   (Contributing Writer)
Timmy and the Magic Pictures (1995)   (Written by)
Maniac Mansion: Day of the Tentacle (1993)   (Writing / Dialogue / Story)
The Secret of Monkey Island (Demo Version) (1990)   (Written by)
The Secret of Monkey Island (1990)   (Written by)
 

Art/Graphics

Sam & Max: Season Two (2008)   (Technical Art & Effects)
 

Audio

Full Throttle (1995)   ("1000 CC Chanty" Lyrics by)
 

Support

Insecticide (2008)   (Creative Consultant)
Insecticide: Part 1 (2008)   (Creative Consultation)
 

Thanks

Scurvy Scallywags (2013)   (Special Thanks)
MacGuffin's Curse (2012)   (Special Thanks)
Hector: Badge of Carnage (2011)   (Special Thanks to)
Jolly Rover (2010)   (Special Thanks)
Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge - Special ... (2010)   (Very Special Thanks)
Pizza Morgana: Episode 1 - Monsters and Manipulati... (2009)   (Thanks to)
Blackwell Unbound (2007)   (Special Thanks)
Ankh (Special Edition) (2006)   (Special Thanks from Deck13 to)
Ankh (2005)   (Deck13 Would Like to Thank)
The Curse of Monkey Island (1997)   (Special Thanks To)
Maniac Mansion (1987)   (Help from)
 

Other

Bone: Out from Boneville (2005)   (Authoring)
The Dig (1995)   (Ghosts of Digs Past)
Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis (1992)   (SCUMM Advice Offered By)
 


Developer Biography

Dave is a writer and game designer whose characteristic wit and meticulous craft have adorned titles for both adults and children since he joined LucasArts in 1989. An extensive freelance career has afforded him the opportunity to work with a variety of companies, including Humongous, Maxis, Disney, Dreamworks, Nickelodeon, and many others. In addition to a couple of shelves worth of award-winning computer games, Dave has written several children's books and a newspaper column, and also co-designed a successful robot toy. He is currently the Design Director at Telltale Games.

Last updated: Jul 10, 2009