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Jay Smith III

Also Known As

  • Jay Smith

Game Credits


Poker Face Paul's Gin (1994)   (Exec. Producer)
Spider-Man (1994)   (Executive Producers)


Menacer 6-Game Cartridge (1992)   (Menacer)
Art Alive (1991)   (Program Design)

Quality Assurance

Sports Trivia: Championship Edition (1995)   (Testers)


Tiger Woods 99 PGA Tour Golf (1998)   (Special Thanks)
Doom Troopers: Mutant Chronicles (1995)   (Adrenalin and Playmates wish to thank)
X-Men (1993)   (Special Thanks)

Developer Biography

Jay Smith (listed in official documents as Jay Smith III) founded Western Technologies Inc. and Smith Engineering as early as 1980.

Jay was the original creator and engineer of both the Microvision and Vectrex gaming console systems. Neither of these consoles had a very long tenure in the industry; production and support for the Microvision ending in 1981 after only 3 years, while the Vectrex left the market in 1984 after only 2 years.

Before the above, Jay is rumored to have been a Mattel employee.

In April 1999 Jay Smith was the CEO of Adrenalin Interactive, Inc.

Last updated: May 26, 2010