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Damon Slye

Game Credits

Production

Villagers & Heroes of a Mystical Land (2011)   (Producer)
Aces Over Europe (1993)   (Director and Designer)
Aces of the Pacific (1992)   (Director)
Red Baron: Mission Builder (1992)   (Producer)
Red Baron (1990)   (Directed and Designed by)
Stellar 7 (1990)   (Producer)
David Wolf: Secret Agent (1989)   (Producer)
 

Design

Villagers & Heroes of a Mystical Land (2011)   (Lead Designer)
Aces Over Europe (1993)   (Designer)
MechWarrior (1993)   (Original MechWarrior game design)
Stellar 7: Draxon's Revenge (1993)   (Original Design)
Aces of the Pacific (1992)   (Lead Designer)
Aces of the Pacific: Expansion Disk - WWII: 1946 (1992)   (Director)
Stellar 7 (1990)   (Designer)
A-10 Tank Killer (1989)   (Mission Design)
Abrams Battle Tank (1989)   (Designer)
David Wolf: Secret Agent (1989)   (Design)
MechWarrior (1989)   (Design)
Project Firestart (1989)   (Design)
Skyfox II: The Cygnus Conflict (1987)   (Creators)
Arcticfox (1986)   (Original Version By)
Stellar 7 (1983)   (By)
 

Programming/Engineering

Red Baron (1990)   (Flight model programmed by)
David Wolf: Secret Agent (1989)   (Flight model)
Skyfox II: The Cygnus Conflict (1987)   (Creators)
Arcticfox (1986)   (Programmers)
Stellar 7 (1983)   (Programmer)
 

Art/Graphics

Stellar 7 (1983)   (Artist)
 

Video/Cinematics

Heart of China (1991)   (Istanbul)
 

Audio

David Wolf: Secret Agent (1989)   (The Cast)
Deathtrack (1989)   (Starring:)
 

Creative Services

A-10 Tank Killer (1989)   (Documentation)
 


Developer Biography

Damon Slye started creating computer games back in 1977, on a teletype. In high school he wrote some games just for fun on the 8K Commodore PET, including a version of Mastermind in seven lines of Basic.

His first published game was Stellar 7, released in 1983 on the Apple II. He enjoyed the challenge of writing graphics and 3D code that was fast enough to run on a one megahertz chip, and fit in 48K. Later he was facing similar challenges on his first title for Electronic Arts, Arcticfox, for the then soon-to-be-released Amiga.

He also co-founded Dynamix with Jeff Tunnell in 1984 where he designed and directed a dozen games over the next ten years. They ranged from 3D action games to modern and historic flight simulations. The Great War Planes series included Red Baron, Aces of the Pacific, Aces over Europe, and A-10 Tank Killer. He left Dynamix and the industry in 1994.

Since 2007, after a 12-year hiatus, Damon Slye is back in game development with the company Mad Otter Games Inc. which he formed with a number of people who worked at Dynamix.

Last updated: Oct 25, 2008