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

Tom DeSalvo

Game Credits

Programming/Engineering

Roberta Williams' King's Quest VII: The ... (1994)   (Lead Programming)
Crazy Nick's Software Picks: King Graham'... (1993)   (Programmers)
Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers (1993)   (Lead Programming)
Hoyle Classic Card Games (1993)   (Senior Programmer & Digital Audio)
Quest for Glory I: So You Want To Be A Hero (1992)   (Programmers)
Hoyle Official Book of Games: Volume 3 (1991)   (Programming)
 

Video/Cinematics

Hoyle Classic Card Games (1993)   (Actors)
 

Thanks

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers - 20th Anniver... (2014)   (With Thanks to the Original GK1 Team)
Daryl F. Gates Police Quest: Open Season (1993)   (Special Thanks)
 


Developer Biography

Tom DeSalvo graduated from Arizona State University in 1991 and programmed for Sierra On-Line. The most notable was "Gabriel Knight I" which was nominated for the "Best Game" academy award.

He then went to Activision Studios where he was lead programmer on "SpyCraft". Then he worked for a Japanese company creating the prototype of "Spyro".

Tom went on to 3D graphics programming for informative graphics and computer visualizations. He also sailed around Hawaii, played guitar, and painted watercolors during that time. He is currently back on the mainland doing net stuff. His email is [email protected]

Last updated: Dec 10, 2009