User review spotlight: Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar (DOS)

Michael Paganini

Also Known As

  • Mike Paganini

Game Credits

Production

The Dream Voyagers (2010)   (Producer)
Little Shop: Memories (2009)   (Producer)
Sunset Studio: Love on the High Seas (2009)   (Producer)
Little Shop: Road Trip (2008)   (Production)
 

Design

The Dream Voyagers (2010)   (Game Concept)
Little Shop: Memories (2009)   (Game Design)
Nancy Drew Dossier: Lights, Camera, Curses! (2008)   (Lead Designers)
Nancy Drew: The Phantom of Venice (2008)   (Creative Director)
Nancy Drew: Legend of the Crystal Skull (2007)   (Lead Design)
Nancy Drew: The White Wolf of Icicle Creek (2007)   (Creative Director)
Nancy Drew: Danger by Design (2006)   (Creative Director)
Nancy Drew: The Creature of Kapu Cave (2006)   (Lead Design)
Nancy Drew: Last Train to Blue Moon Canyon (2005)   (Story Concept)
Nancy Drew: Secret of the Old Clock (2005)   (Creative Director)
Ollo in the Sunny Valley Fair (2002)   (Interactive Design)
 

Writers

Nancy Drew: Legend of the Crystal Skull (2007)   (Story Concept)
 

Art/Graphics

Ollo in the Sunny Valley Fair (2002)   (Character Design)
Freddi Fish's One-Stop Fun Shop (2000)   (Art and Animation)
Putt-Putt's One-Stop Fun Shop (2000)   (Art and Animation)
Blue's ABC Time Activities (1999)   (Art Leads)
Freddi Fish 3: The Case of the Stolen Conch Shell (1998)   (Luau Show Animation)
Putt-Putt Enters the Race (1998)   (Lead Computer Art and Animation)
Putt-Putt Travels Through Time (1997)   (Clickpoint Leads)
Spy Fox in "Dry Cereal" (1997)   (Lead Clickpoint Artist)
Freddi Fish 2: The Case of the Haunted Schoolhouse (1996)   (Click Point Artists)
Freddi Fish and Luther's Maze Madness (1996)   (Maze Element art)
Putt-Putt and Pep's Dog on a Stick (1996)   (Additional Art)
 

Thanks

Nancy Drew: Curse of Blackmoor Manor (2004)   (Special Thanks)
 


Developer Biography

Michael Paganini is the Creative Director for Her Interactive in 2005.

As Creative Director, Mike is responsible for the visual and aural feel of the game. He works directly with the Executive Producer and the Art Director to ensure the integrity of the Nancy Drew property is maintained.

Before Her Interactive, Mike worked as a designer and art lead at Humongous Entertainment and Hulabee Entertainment on such award-winning PC titles as Blue’s Clues ABC Time Activities and Ollo in The Sunny Valley Fair.

In 1995, Mike graduated from Western Washington University with a degree in Graphic Design. Perhaps his greatest collegiate achievement was designing the Jet City Pizza logo, which he now has the honor of seeing 2-3 times a week. He was paid $50 to “design” it and has been since trying to pay upwards of $100 for them to let him finish it. (It was just a comp!)

Mike plays a wide variety of video games, watches an occasional movie, and is alternately overjoyed with/embarrassed of the Seahawks, Sonics and Mariners. Mike summers in Kirkland and winters in Juanita with his two labs, Clyde and Ron, and his lovely wife Aimee.

Last updated: Feb 10, 2006