Also Known As +
- Human Engineered Software (from 1980-06 to 1983-08)
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In 1984, Human Engineered Software was acquired by Avant-Garde Publishing.
47 Games Released (1982 - 1990)
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|Galactic Crusader (1990 on NES, Supervision)|
|Mission Cobra (1989 on NES)|
|Project: Space Station (1985 on DOS, Commodore 64, Apple II)|
|Air Rallye (1984 on Commodore 64)|
|Bravo! (1984 on Commodore 64)|
|Cell Defense (1984 on Commodore 64)|
|HesGames (1984 on Commodore 64, Apple II)|
|PC Pool Challenges (1984 on PC Booter)|
|Mr. TNT (1983 on Arcade, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64)|
|The Pharaoh's Curse (1983 on Commodore 64, Atari 8-bit, VIC-20)|
|Attack of the Mutant Camels (1983 on Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, VIC-20)|
|Laser Zone (1983 on Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, VIC-20...)|
|Maze Master (1983 on Commodore 64)|
|Alphabet Zoo (1983 on PC Booter, Commodore 64, ColecoVision...)|
|Ezam (1983 on VIC-20)|
|Ghost Manor (1983 on Atari 2600, VIC-20, Commodore 64)|
|KinderComp (1983 on DOS, PC Booter, Commodore 64...)|
|M-ss-ng L-nks (1983 on TRS-80, Atari 8-bit, Apple II...)|
|Minnesota Fats' Pool Challenge (1983 on Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC...)|
|Spike's Peak (1983 on Commodore 64, Atari 2600, VIC-20)|
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- October 1984
HesWare is acquired by Avant Guard Publishing Corp., thus avoiding bankruptcy.
- August 1983
Microsoft and two other unnamed companies invest $4.5 million into Human Engineered Software and shortly after the name is changed into HesWare
Company started as HES by Jay Balakrishnan and Cy Shuster, in Los Angeles.
Related Web Sites +
Human Engineered Software (or, The Software Icarus)
A detailed company history on The Digital Antiquarian
- 4 games with Llamasoft Ltd.
- 3 games with Spinnaker Software Corporation
- 2 games with Xonox
- 2 games with Joy Van
- 2 games with Sunburst Technology Corporation
- 2 games with Rabbit Software Ltd
- 2 games with ChildWare Corporation
- 2 games with Synapse Software Corporation
- 1 game with Compton's NewMedia, Inc.
- 1 game with U.S. Gold Ltd.
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