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Michael Francis Dietz

Also Known As

  • Mike Dietz

Game Credits


Armikrog. (2015)   (Pencil Test Studios)
The Incredibles: Rise of the Underminer (2005)   (Animation Managers)


Disney•Pixar Ratatouille (2007)   (Produced by Heavy Iron Studios)


Armikrog. (2015)   (Game Design)
Disney's Aladdin (1993)   (Original Design by)


Armikrog. (2015)   (Additional Story)


Battletoads (2020)   (Character Designers)
Armikrog. (2015)   (Animation Director)
Disney•Pixar Cars Toon: Mater's Tall T... (2010)   (Additional Animation Support)
Earthworm Jim HD (2010)   (Directing Animator)
God of War III (2010)   (Animators)
Toy Story Mania! (2009)   (Lead Animator)
Disney•Pixar Ratatouille (2007)   (Animation)
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)   (Animation Director)
Wrath Unleashed (2004)   (Animation Director)
BoomBots (1999)   (Animators)
Skullmonkeys (1998)   (Lead Animators)
Earthworm Jim 1 & 2: The Whole Can 'O Worms (1996)   (Animation)
The Neverhood (1996)   (Artists)
Earthworm Jim 2 (1995)   (Directing Animator)
Earthworm Jim: Special Edition (1995)   (Animation Director )
Disney's The Jungle Book (1994)   (Animation By)
Disney's The Jungle Book (1994)   (Additional Animations)
Earthworm Jim (1994)   (Animation Director )
The Jungle Book (1994)   (Original animation by)
Cool Spot (1993)   (Animation)
Disney's Aladdin (1993)   (Animation Directed by)
Mick & Mack as the Global Gladiators (1993)   (Animation by)
The Terminator (1993)   (Artists)
Monopoly Deluxe (1992)   (Graphics / Artwork)


Battletoads (2020)   (Special Thanks)
Disney's The Jungle Book (1994)   (Special Thanks To)


Avatar: Pandora Rising (2019)   (Pandora Rising Development Team)

Developer Biography

The indisputable best animator in the biz, Mike makes us all look better than we really are. We all learn animation from him and stand slack jawed at his ability. Mike likes to raise Sea Monkeys. He tries to teach them tricks like the package says you can. Mike worked on the same games as Douglas TenNapel only his animation was much better. Mike helped to invent the Digicel Process and the Animotion 1 and 2 processes. He has invented a new process here at the Neverhood, but we aren't going to try to exploit it or him by trying to snow you with it. WWW.MIKEDIETZ.COM is his website and Slappy Pictures is his animation company...

Last updated: Mar 13, 2003