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Alex St. John

Game Credits

Thanks

Full Tilt! Pinball (1996)   (Special Thanks To)
Havoc (1995)   (Special Thanks)
Shanghai: Great Moments (1995)   (Special Thanks To)
Super Bubsy (1995)   (Our gratitude to)
 


Developer Biography

Alex St. John is the CEO and co-founder of WildTangent.

Prior to founding WildTangent in 1998, St. John was responsible for Microsoft's multimedia strategy. St. John was one of the principal creators of Microsoft's DirectX technology, which become the foundation for all Windows multimedia applications, 3D graphics, media players, as well as thousands of PC and Xbox games. Several books have been written about St. John's exploits at Microsoft including Renegades of the Empire by Michael Drummond, Opening the Xbox by Dean Takahashi, and Masters of Doom by David Kushner.

St. John is widely considered to have his finger on the pulse of cutting edge technology trends in the gaming industry and is a frequent speaker at major media & technology events as well as a monthly columnist for Computer Power User Magazine.

Last updated: Apr 26, 2006