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Randy Platt

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Randy Platt - Game Programmer - Cinemaware (1987-1991)

Lead Programmer/Co-Designer on the Amiga version of "It Came from the Desert" and its sequel "Antheads." Lead Programmer on the Atari ST (original) version of "SDI", and many others.

Randy Platt, who was hired on to work on SDI in 1987, was one of the first programmers to be hired at Cinemaware. He continued on within Cinemaware to work on some of the most well known titles from the company such as "Defender of the Crown", "Rocket Ranger", "TV Sports Football" and "Wings". He stayed with Cinemaware until 1991, after which he spent 7 years as a contractor for various companies on various projects for Commodore CDTV, Sega Genesis, PC and N64.

Interview with Randy Platt

Credited on 21 games

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Armikrog. (2015, Windows) Additional Programming
Wings!: Remastered Edition (2014, Windows) Additional Computography
Littlest Pet Shop (2008, Windows) Engineering
Littlest Pet Shop: Garden (2008, Nintendo DS) Additional Engineering
Major League Baseball 2K6 (2006, GameCube) Programmers
ESPN NHL 2K5 (2004, PlayStation 2) Programmers
ESPN NHL Hockey (2003, Xbox) Additional Programming
NCAA College Basketball 2K3 (2002, PlayStation 2) Programmers
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2002 (2002, Windows) Additional Engineers
Circus Maximus: Chariot Wars (2002, Xbox) Programmer
WCW Backstage Assault (2000, Nintendo 64) Software Engineers
WCW Mayhem (1999, Nintendo 64) Software Engineers
Bio Freaks (1998, PlayStation) Programmers (Saffire)
NCAA Championship Basketball (1996, DOS) Lead Programmers
Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends (1993, Genesis) Programmed by
It Came from the Desert II (1990, Amiga) Computography
Wings (1990, Amiga) Additional Computography
It Came from the Desert (1989, Amiga) Computography
TV Sports: Football (1988, Amiga) Additional programming
Rocket Ranger (1988, Amiga) Additional Computography

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