Join our Discord to chat with fellow friendly gamers and our knowledgeable video game historians!

Matthew V. Booty

Also Known As

  • Matt Booty

Game Credits


Forza Horizon 4 (2018)   (CVP, Microsoft Studios)
Ty the Tasmanian Tiger 4 (2015)   (General Manager, Redmond Game Studios)
Forza Horizon 2 (2014)   (General Manager)
Microsoft Jigsaw (2014)   (General Manager, Redmond Game Studios)
Sunset Overdrive (2014)   (GM Redmond Game Studios)
Age of Empires II: HD Edition - The Forgotten (2013)   (Business Development & Engineering)
Forza Motorsport 5 (2013)   (General Manager)
Adera (2012)   (General Manager, Redmond Game Studios)
Forza Horizon (2012)   (General Managers)
ilomilo (2012)   (General Manager, Redmond Game Studios)
Microsoft Minesweeper (2012)   (General Manager, Redmond Game Studios)
Wheelman (2009)   (Executive Team)
Blitz: The League II (2008)   (Interim CEO)
Mechanic Master (2008)   (Interim President / C.E.O.)
Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe (2008)   (Interim CEO and President)
TNA iMPACT! (2008)   (Interim President/C.E.O)
Stranglehold (2007)   (Senior Vice President of World Wide Production)
Mortal Kombat: Armageddon (2006)   (Midway Management)
Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks (2005)   (Midway Management)
Mortal Kombat: Deception (2004)   (Midway Management)
NBA Ballers (2004)   (VP Product Development )
Psi-Ops: The Mindgate Conspiracy (2004)   (VP of Product Development)
MLB SlugFest 20-04 (2003)   (Midway Senior Management)
NHL Hitz Pro (2003)   (VP, Product Development)
MLB SlugFest 20-03 (2002)   (Project Management)


Project Spark (2014)   (General Managers)
BlackSite: Area 51 (2007)   (Sr. VP of World Wide Production)
Blitz: The League (2005)   (Senior VP Worldwide Studios )
L. A. Rush (2005)   (SVP Product Development)
MLB Slugfest Loaded (2004)   (VP Product Development )
NBA Ballers (2004)   (VP Product Development)
NFL Blitz 20-02 (2002)   (Production)
CART Fury: Championship Racing (2001)   (Project Lead)


Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance (2002)   (Midway Management)


War Gods (1997)   (Programming)
NBA Jam Tournament Edition (1994)   (Hardware Support)


Mace: The Dark Age (1997)   (DCS2 Audio)
Mortal Kombat 3 (1995)   (DCS Sound System)
WWF WrestleMania (1995)   (DCS Sound System)
Cruis'n USA (1994)   (Sound FX)
Killer Instinct (1994)   (Sound)
Revolution X (1994)   (DCS Sound System)
Mortal Kombat II (1993)   (DCS Sound System)


Mortal Kombat 4 (1997)   (Very Special Thanks)


Gauntlet: Seven Sorrows (2005)   (Midway Support)
NBA Jam (1993)   (Hardware Support)


Halo 5: Forge (2016)   (Special Thanks)
ReCore (2016)   (Microsoft Studios Thanks)
Halo 5: Guardians (2015)   (Special Thanks)
Halo: Spartan Strike (2015)   (Special Thanks)
Kalimba (2015)   (Special Thanks)
Age of Mythology: Extended Edition (2014)   (Special Thanks)
D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die (2014)   (Special Thanks)
Halo: Spartan Assault (2014)   (Special Thanks)
Super Time Force (2014)   (Special Thanks)
Wordament Snap Attack (2014)   (Special thanks to)
Crimson Dragon (2013)   (Special Thanks)
Gears of War: Judgment (2013)   (Special Thanks)
Killer Instinct (2013)   (Special Thanks)
Pinball FX2 (2013)   (Special Thanks)
Go Gimbal Go (2012)   (Special Thanks)
Microsoft Solitaire Collection (2012)   (Special Thanks)
Trials Evolution (2012)   (Special Thanks)
Wordament (2012)   (Special thanks to)
Beards & Beaks (2011)   (Special Thanks)
Fusion: Genesis (2011)   (Special Thanks)
Aqua Teen Hunger Force: Zombie Ninja Pro-Am (2007)   (Special Thanks)
Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends: Imaginat... (2007)   (Special Thanks)
TouchMaster (2007)   (Midway Special Thanks)
The Ant Bully (2006)   (Special Thanks)
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Happy Feet (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Happy Feet (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Midway Arcade Treasures Deluxe Edition (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Rise & Fall: Civilizations at War (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Spy Hunter: Nowhere to Run (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 (2006)   (Additional Thanks)
Earth 2160 (2005)   (Special Thanks)
Midway Arcade Treasures 3 (2005)   (Special Thanks)
Midway Arcade Treasures: Extended Play (2005)   (Special Thanks)
Mortal Kombat: Tournament Edition (2003)   (Special Thanks)
Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance (2002)   (Special Thanks)
Arctic Thunder (2001)   (Thanks for the Help...)
CarnEvil (1998)   (Many Thanks)
Mortal Kombat 4 (1997)   (Very Special Thanks)
NHL Open Ice: 2 On 2 Challenge (1995)   (Special Thanks)
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)   (Thanks To)


Sea of Thieves (2018)   (Team Xbox)
Mortal Kombat: Armageddon (2006)   (Midway Management)
Mortal Kombat: Unchained (2006)   (Midway Management)
NBA Ballers: Phenom (2006)   (Senior VP Worldwide Studios)
Blitz: The League (2005)   (Senior VP Worldwide Studios)
NARC (2005)   (Senior Vice President)
Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance (2002)   (Midway Management )

Developer Biography

On 30th October 2008 it was announced Matt Booty had been appointed President and CEO of Midway Games Inc. by the company's board of directors. He had been serving as interim president and CEO of the company since March, 2008.

He joined the company in 1991 as an engineer and programmer, at a time when Midway launched iconic arcade franchises such as the original Mortal Kombat and NBA Jam. After serving in progressively more responsible roles, he eventually was promoted to Vice President of Product Development in 2002. Prior to being named President and CEO of the company, he served as Senior Vice President, Worldwide Studios.

Last updated: Oct 31, 2008