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

Michael Winfield

Also Known As

  • Mike Winfield
  • Michael D. Gater
  • Michael Gater
  • Michael Gator

Game Credits


The Bard's Tale (2004)   (Senior Engineer)


Choplifter HD (2012)   (Senior Engineers)
Hunted: The Demon's Forge (2011)   (Programming )
Cave Story (2010)   (Lead Porting Programmers)
Order Up! (2008)   (Lead Programmer)
The Bard's Tale (2004)   (Senior Engineers)
Trigger Man (2004)   (Programmers)
MLB SlugFest 20-04 (2003)   (Pov Programmers)
R/C Stunt Copter (1999)   (Big Grub)
Wild 9 (1998)   (Programming Talent)
Toonstruck (1996)   (Programmers)


Choplifter HD (2012)   (Voice Over Cast)

Quality Assurance

Color a Dinosaur (1993)   (Game Tested By)
Cool Spot (1993)   (Quality Assurance Manager)
Mick & Mack as the Global Gladiators (1993)   (Testing and Quality Control)
KGB (1992)   (Testers)
The Legend of Kyrandia (1992)   (Quality Assurance)
Monopoly Deluxe (1992)   (Quality Assurance Manager)
Heimdall (1991)   (Quality Assurance)
Out of This World (1991)   (QA Manager )
Corporation (1990)   (Quality Assurance)


Cave Story (2005)   (Very Special Thanks)
Grand Slam (1997)   (Special Thanks)

Developer Biography

A veteran with 10 years in the game development business, Mr. Winfield has contributed his game programming skills to ship PlayStation, GameCube, Xbox, and PC titles for US markets and abroad. Notable titles include The 11th Hour for PC from Trilobyte Software, Wild 9 for Playstation from Shiny Entertainment, Top Gear: Daredevil for PS2 from Papaya Studios, The Scorpion King for GameCube from Point of View, and most recently The Bard's Tale for Xbox at inXile entertainment. He is currently a senior software engineer at inXile.

Last updated: Jul 09, 2005