Developer BiographySteven-Elliot Altman is a bestselling author, screenwriter, graphic novelist and videogame developer. He’s been trusted with major brands ranging from Batman to Sherlock Holmes to Ancient Aliens. During his tenure as an executive at Acclaim Games he was directly responsible for oversight of their download division and all staff in multiple global offices; including the developers, writers, customer service and marketing departments, and generating 75% of the company’s revenue.
He also wrote and game directed Acclaim's highest grossing game, the multiple award-winning MMORPG title 9DRAGONS, which has reported 100+ Million in revenue, currently with its fourth publisher, still being actively played after 11 years.
More recently, Steve penned and narrative designed Wooga’s highest grossing game, the facebook / IOS / Android sensation PEARL'S PERIL , which boasts 90+ million players and has exceeded 100 Million in revenue. His latest game project is ANCIENT ALIENS: The Game for A&E’s History Channel, a story-driven city-builder for IOS / Android which Steve wrote, narrative designed and lead produced, based on the hit TV series.
Steve’s novels include CAPTAIN AMERICA IS DEAD, ZEN IN THE ART OF SLAYING VAMPIRES, BATMAN: FEAR ITSELF, THE KILLSWITCH REVIEW, THE IRREGULARS, SEVERED WINGS and DEPRIVERS, currently in development as a television series for MarVista Entertainment. He’s also the editor of the critically-acclaimed anthology THE TOUCH and a contributor to SHADOWS OVER BAKER STREET, a Hugo Award Winning anthology of Sherlock Holmes Stories. Steve’s also the current Vice-Chairman of the steering committee of the Writers Guild of America’s Video Game Division.
Contributed by Steven-Elliot Altman (208) on Nov 19, 2017. [revised by : Steven-Elliot Altman (208)].
Steven-Elliot Altman at Gamescom, 2016