Tecmo, initially a supplier of cleaning equipment and now best known for Ninja Gaiden and Dead or Alive, was founded on this day in 1967!

John Melchior

Also Known As

  • John Melchoir

Game Credits


Ghostbusters: The Video Game (2009)   (Executive Producer)
Ghostbusters: The Video Game (2009)   (Executive Producer)
Ghostbusters: The Video Game (2009)   (Executive Producer)
The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008)   (Executive Producer)
Eragon (2006)   (Executive Producer)
Eragon (2006)   (Executive Producer)
Scarface: The World is Yours (2006)   (Executive Producer)
Ground Control II: Operation Exodus (2004)   (Executive Producer)
Futurama (2003)   (Producers)
The Simpsons: Hit & Run (2003)   (Producer)
The Simpsons: Road Rage (2001)   (Producer)
World's Scariest Police Chases (2001)   (Producer)
Fire Fight (1996)   (Assistant Producers)
OverBlood (1996)   (Assistant Producer)
College Football's National Championship (1994)   (Testers)


Interplay Sports Baseball 2000 (1999)   (Additional Design)


Ghostbusters: The Video Game (2009)   (Additional Writers)
Leisure Suit Larry: Box Office Bust (2009)   (Additional Dialogue)
Die Hard: Nakatomi Plaza (2002)   (Script)
Fire Fight (1996)   (Story)

Quality Assurance

College Football USA 96 (1995)   (Testing)
Desert Demolition Starring Road Runner and Wile E... (1995)   (Testers)
Eternal Champions: Challenge from the Dark Side (1995)   (Testers )
World Series Baseball '95 (1995)   (Sega Testers)
Golf Magazine presents 36 Great Holes starring Fre... (1994)   (Testers)
NFL '95 (1994)   (Assistant Test Leads)
Taz in Escape from Mars (1994)   (Testers)


Ghostbusters: The Video Game (2009)   (Executive Producer)
Ghostbusters: The Video Game (2009)   (Special Thanks)
Robots (2005)   (Special Thanks)
Fight Club (2004)   (Special Thanks)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Chaos Bleeds (2003)   (Special Thanks)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (2002)   (Special Thanks)
Die Hard: Nakatomi Plaza (2002)   (Special Thanks To)
James Cameron's Dark Angel (2002)   (Special Thanks)
No One Lives Forever 2: A Spy in H.A.R.M.'s Way (2002)   (Special Thanks)
Aliens Versus Predator 2 (2001)   (Special Thanks)
The Simpsons: Road Rage (2001)   (Special Thanks)
Andretti Racing (1996)   (Special Thanks to)


Ghostbusters: The Video Game (2009)   (Talent Wrangler)
Ghostbusters: The Video Game (2009)   (Additional Writers)

Developer Biography

Vivendi Games 2003 – 2008 - Executive Producer

  • Ghostbusters III - (PS3, Xbox360, Wii, PS2, PC, DS)
  • Leisure Suit Larry: Box Office Bust - (PS3, Xbox360, PC)
  • Fairy Tale (OIP ) - (PS3, Xbox360, PC, Wii)
  • The Spiderwick Chronicles – (Xbox360, Wii, PS2, PC, DS)
  • Eragon – (Xbox360, Xbox, PS2 PC, PSP, DS, GB)
  • Scarface - (PS2, Xbox, PC. Wii, PSP)
  • Ground Control 2 – (PC)
  • Futurama – (PS2, Xbox)
  • Simpsons Hit & Run (PS2, Xbox, Gamecube, PC)
Fox Interactive 1999-2003 - Senior Producer/Designer
  • Simpsons Road Rage (PS2, Xbox, Gamecube)
  • Worlds Scariest Police Chases (PS2)
  • Die Hard: Nakatomi Plaza (Writer) (PC)
Interplay 1998-1999
  • Interplay Baseball (Playstation)
  • Virtua Pool 64 (N64)
  • Virtual Deep Sea Fishing (PC)
Electronic Arts 1995-1998
  • Overblood (PlayStation)
  • Knockout Kings (PlayStation)
  • NCAA Football 96, 97 (N64, Playstation, Saturn)
  • Madden 98 (Saturn)
Sega Of America 1992-1995
QA and Associate Producer

Last updated: Dec 09, 2008