Video Game and Toy Softography
Friday, 19 June 2009
The following video games and interactive toys named in this document have been developed by and credited to Fergus during his tenure at the following companies:
Probe Software (founder and owner)
Probe Software Ltd (founder and owner)
Probe Entertainment Ltd (founder and owner)
Acclaim Entertainment Inc (Probe sold to Acclaim in 1995)
HotGen Studios Ltd (founder and owner)
HotGen Ltd (founder and owner)
Fergus' position as one of the world's foremost game developers was cemented during his time as Founder and President of Probe Entertainment Limited; achieving retail sales in excess of US$2.4 billion for Probe's publishing partners. Probe was merged in October 1995 with a NASDAQ quoted US games Publisher. Fergus is now the President of HotGen and continues to work with some of the world's most successful entertainment franchises, achieving critical acclaim with a variety of global, chart topping products. Personally responsible for managing and co-ordinating the development of some of the most renowned titles launched into the market, Fergus brings to HotGen over 25 years of experience.
A softography of over 246 individual titles (i.e. Mortal Kombat is counted as one individual title, even though it was launched on 7 different hardware platforms) across multiple consoles, handheld, TV Games, mobile and PC platforms are as diverse as the colossal Pac Man, Star Wars, Die Hard Trilogy, Mortal Kombat 1 & 2, FIFA Soccer, Alien Trilogy, Terminator 1 & 2, Tony Hawk's, Barbie, Aladdin and the SpongeBob Square Pants, to name just a few.
HotGen is now developing and designing the award winning and highly successful range of plug and play “TV Games”, “TV Games Deluxe” and “TV Games Motion” for Jakks Pacific, Nintendo DS/DSi/DSiware titles and Apple iPhone/iTouch games.
Throughout his career, Fergus’ chart topping and award winning products have generated, at retail, in excess of US$4.5 billion of revenue for his Publishing and Toy partners.
Alien 3: Arcade
Arcade Classics II
Back to the Future-Part 3
Barbie Pet Rescue
Batman & Robin
Beach Buggy Simulator
Beauty and the Beast
Bob the Builder*
Bond, Basildon Bond
Brain & Brawn
Bram Stoker’s Dracula
Camp Rock Guitar Hero, featuring the Jonas Brothers*
Capcom Classics (3 titles) *
Chase HQ 2: Special Criminal Investigation
Constructor II (management)
Dan Dare II
Die Hard Trilogy
Disney TV Games (five games)*
Disney Friends TV Games 2 (5 games)*
Disney Game Keys 1 (2 games)
Disney Game Keys 2 (2 games)
Dogs 1 & 2*
Escape from Alcatraz
French Open Tennis
Fruity Freak Bowling
Ghosts and Goblins*
Hannah Montana One in a Million 4 in 1 TV Game*
Hannah Montana Best of Both Worlds Deluxe*
Hannah Montana Deluxe 2*
Hannah Montana Guitar*
High School Musical 3 Deluxe*
High School Musical / Hannah Montana 2 Deluxe
Hotwheels Extreme Racing
Indiana Jones and the Infernal Machine
Jeremy McGrath Super MotoCross ‘98
Jetix Puzzle Buzzle
Kelly Slater Pro Surfer
Loony Toons Paint
Mat Hoffman Pro BMX
Mat Hoffman Pro BMX 2
Medal of Honor: Infiltrator
Mortal Kombat I & II (same cartridge)
Mortal Kombat II
Ms Pac Man*
Ms Pac Man 7 Namco Arcade Games, wireless*
Namco Extreme 12 in 1 joystick*
NHL Ice Hockey
Ninja Scooter Simulator
North and South
Out Run Europa
Pac-Man Arcade Gold (8 games)*
Pac & Pal*
Phineas and Ferb* (Motion)
Petz Pony Club (DS)
Pinball Classics (3 tables)*
Pirates of the Caribbean 3, Islands of Fortune*
Pokemon TV Games (not released)
Power Rangers 2*
Rad Ramp Racer
Rally Championship, Mobil 1
Road Champs BXS Stunt Biking
Seseme Street activities *
Sing Station: Country
Sing Station: Pop
Sky Sports Football Manager
Spiderman 2, The Amazing *
SpongeBob Square Pants* (5 titles)
SpongeBob Square Pants 2, Fry Cook Games (9 titles)*
SpongeBob Square Pants Game Keys 1 (2 titles)*
SpongeBob Square Pants Game Key 2 (2 titles)*
SpongeBob Square Pants 3*
SpongeBob Square Pants: Bikini Bottom 500 (Motion)
Star Wars: Episode 1: Jedi Power Battles
Star Wars: Episode 1: Obi Wan’s Adventures
Star Wars: The Clone Wars – Republic Squadron* (Motion)
Stunt Bike Simulator
Super Monaco GP
Super Pac-Man Collection (4 games)*
Super Street Fighter 2
Suzuki Moto Cross
T2 – The Arcade Game
Tecmo Fire ‘n’ Ice*
Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles – The Arcade Game
Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles – The Coin Op
The Incredible Hulk
The Price is Right*
Thomas the Tank *
Tin Tin on the Moon
Tony Hawks Pro Skater 3
Toy Story 3* (Motion)
Turbo Out Run
Virtual Soccer II
Wheel of Fortune*
Wheel of Fortune 2*
Willy Wino’s Stagnight
X Men: Children of the Atom
*Forms part of the Jakks Pacific “plug and play” TV Games joysticks range including TV Games Motion. Each game has one or more games per pack and also includes the higher priced Deluxe product range.
The above titles have been developed across a multitude of home computers, consoles, TV Games, PCs, mobile phones and on-line platforms. In some cases, a title maybe developed across 7 individual hardware platforms.
20 licensed Telestory interactive reading books for
Jakks Pacific, Inc.
Total franchises developed : No. 246
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- Hot Wheels: Extreme Racing (2001), THQ Inc.
- Indiana Jones and the Infernal Machine (2001), THQ Inc.
- Mobil 1 Rally Championship (2000), Electronic Arts, Inc.
- The Fantastic Four (1997), Acclaim Entertainment, Inc.
- Primal Rage (1995), Time Warner Interactive, Inc.
- Jelly Boy (1994), Ocean Software Ltd.
- Alien³ (1993), LJN, Ltd.
- Alien³ (1992), Arena Entertainment
- The Terminator (1992), Virgin Games, Ltd.
- Jelly Boy (1991), Ocean Software Ltd.
- Overlord (1990), Virgin Mastertronic Ltd.