David Darling

Moby ID: 68889

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David Darling and his brother Richard Darling set up their first games company in 1982, Galactic Software, when David was only 16 years old. In 1984 they received the Programmers of the Year Award from Commodore. In 1986 they started Codemasters with their father Jim. EY, The Times and Citibank awarded David with the National UK, Entrepreneur of the Year Award, 2000. From 9 May, 2005, after a reorganization, chairman Darling now holds the position of Chief Creative Officer at Codemasters.

He would later leave Codemasters and, in 2011, founded his own mobile games studio Kwalee Ltd, of which he was the CEO.

Credited on 45 games

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Micro Machines V4 (2007, Nintendo DS) Chief Creative Officier
Micro Machines V4 (2006, PSP) Chief Creative Officer
Sensible Soccer 2006 (2006, PlayStation 2) Chief Creative Officer
Prince Naseem Boxing (2001, Game Boy Color) Original Design
Super Skidmarks (1995, Genesis) Managing Director
Micro Machines: Turbo Tournament 96 (1995, Genesis) Project Management by
Micro Machines 2: Turbo Tournament (1994, Genesis) Project Management
Italia 1990 (1990, Amiga) Designed by
BMX Simulator 2 (1989, Amstrad CPC) Directors
Arcade Flight Simulator (1989, ZX Spectrum) Directed for CodeMasters by
BMX Freestyle (1989, ZX Spectrum) Project Leaders
Pro Powerboat Simulator (1989, Amstrad CPC) Project Leader
Grand Prix Simulator 2 (1989, ZX Spectrum) Project director
Professional Ski Simulator (1989, Amiga) Project Management
Moto X Simulator (1989, ZX Spectrum) Director
Rock Star Ate My Hamster (1989, ZX Spectrum) Produced by
Monte Carlo Casino (1989, ZX Spectrum) Director
Fantasy World Dizzy (1989, ZX Spectrum) Project Manager
SAS Combat Simulator (1989, Amstrad CPC) Project Leader
Fast Food (1989, ZX Spectrum) Project Director

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