Chuck Bueche

aka: Chuckles The Clown, Chuckles

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Chuck Bueche along with Richard Garriott, Robert Garriott, and Owen Garriott, co-founded ORIGIN Systems, Inc. in 1983. He and the others put up a significant amount of personal money to start the company. He also made several appearances in the Ultima games as the court jester, thereby getting his nickname "Chuckles".

In 1988, Mr. Bueche left ORIGIN Systems, Inc. and went on to finish a degree in Electrical Engineering in 1990. Since the mid-nineties, he has held senior technology and management positions with Velocity, Xatrix and Dell Computer. His clients over the years include Walt Disney Imagineering, Timeplay, Corsair Studios, RJO Group, CM Labs, IDEO, Frog Design, Universal Studios, Sega Gameworks, Tripplite, Playfirst, IBM and others.

Credited on 26 games

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Chessmaster Challenge (2005, Windows) Programmers
Redneck Rampage (1997, DOS) Special Thanks To
Cyberia 2: Resurrection (1995, DOS) Programming
EZ Language: Japanese (1994, Windows 3.x) Special Thanks To
EZ Language: Italian (1994, Windows 3.x) Special Thanks To
EZ Language: German (1994, Windows 3.x) Special Thanks to
EZ Language: French (1994, Windows 3.x) Special Thanks
EZ Language: Spanish (1994, Windows 3.x) Special Thanks to
EZ Language: Russian (1994, Windows 3.x) Special Thanks
Ultima VII: The Black Gate (1992, DOS) Programming
Ultima VI: The False Prophet (1991, FM Towns) English Voices
Omega (1989, Commodore 64) Commodore 64/128k conversion by
2400 A.D. (1988, DOS) Design
AutoDuel (1988, DOS) Programming
Ogre (1986, Apple II) Programming Assistance
Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar (1985, Commodore 64) Additional Programming
Ultima (1983, Atari 8-bit) Programming Credits
Exodus: Ultima III (1983, Commodore 64) Commodore 64 Conversion by
Lunar Leeper (1983, Atari 8-bit) by
Caverns of Callisto (1983, Apple II) by

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