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Recorded below are the principal titles that I've been involved in developing, with the most recent listed first. How did I ever find the time?!
 

CLUB MANAGER
pc cd rom
developed by Smoking Gun Productions - published by
Just Football

an ongoing range of official football management titles, that defines the club-specific pc game genre - now in it's fourth season, this is THE official PC title for Arsenal, Chelsea, Celtic, Rangers... well, let's just say that we've got a LOT of clubs and more signing up all the time


GIANT KILLERS & GK2
pc cd rom / dreamcast
developed by Smoking Gun Productions - published by On-line Sports

the first fully-featured soccer management game aimed at a teenage audience, Giant Killers focuses on team management rather than accountancy which makes it easy to start playing but difficult to stop


SPACE BASTARDS
pc cd rom
developed by Smoking Gun Productions - published by Krusher Productions Ltd

fast and furious arcade puzzler that combines truly classic gameplay with huge robots and bizarre humour


CARMAGEDDON SPLAT PACK
pc cd rom
developed by Stainless Software - published by SCi

extra cars, new tracks, additional features and a stylish new intro sequence for Carmageddon


CARMAGEDDON
game of the year - pc zone
pc cd rom / macintosh
developed by Stainless Software - published by SCi / Interplay

the most violent, realistic and above all entertaining driving game that overcame government bans to redefine the racing genre


XS
91% - pc power
pc cd rom
developed by SCi - published by SCi / GT Interactive

1st-person gladiatorial combat simulation featuring 60 viscious opponents, each with their own unique fighting styles


KINGDOM O' MAGIC
golden triad award winner - computer game review
pc cd rom
developed by SCi - published by SCi / GT Interactive

an epic, comedy point and click set in a fantasy world with over 100 locations, 90 characters and 6 different quests


CYBERWAR
90% - pc power
pc cd rom / macintosh
developed and published by SCi

the successful sequel to the hit "Lawnmower Man" game combined awesome rendered graphics with seemless branching-video gameplay


THE LAWNMOWER MAN
pc cd rom / macintosh
developed by SCi - published by SCi / SCE

the ground-breaking VR movie / game tie-in that set the standard for branching video games


TOWN WITH NO NAME
pc cd rom / cdtv
developed and published by On-Line Entertainment

the man with no name develops a sense of humour in this animated gunslinger game


PSYCHO KILLER
pc cd rom / cdtv
developed and published by On-Line Entertainment

the very first interactive movie used digitised live-action footage to put you on the trail of a serial slasher


MINDFIGHTER
YS megagame award
spectrum / c64 / cpc / pcw / pc / amiga / st
developed by Abstract Concepts - published by Activision

a large text / graphic adventure game set in the aftermath of a nuclear war, featuring incredible character AI


THE BIG SLEAZE
crash smash award
spectrum / c64 / cpc
developed by Delta 4 - published by Macmillan / Piranha

the definitive private detective comedy marked a departure from the successful fantasy genre, but won more awards than any other Delta 4 adventure


MURDER OFF MIAMI
spectrum / c64 cpc
developed by Delta 4 - published by CRL Group

an adaptation of the classic Dennis Wheatly murder mystery, developed by Fergus McNeill and Jason Somerville


THE COLOUR OF MAGIC
sinclair user classic award
spectrum / c64 / cpc
developed by Delta 4 - published by Macmillan / Piranha

the first computer game adaptation of Terry Pratchett's excellent Discworld stories throws Rincewind and the Luggage into a 4 part text adventure


THE BOGGIT
crash smash award
spectrum / cpc
developed by Delta 4 - published by CRL Group

a loving parody of one of the most successful adventures ever, this enormously popular game marked Delta 4's arrival as one of the top adventure houses


ROBIN OF SHERLOCK
sinclair user classic award
spectrum / cpc
developed by Delta 4 - published by Silversoft / CRL Group

the acclaimed (and very surreal) text adventure that successfully intertwined the world's greatest detective and the world's most famous outlaw


BORED OF THE RINGS
c+vg golden joystick
spectrum / c64 / cpc / bbc
developed by Delta 4 - published by Silversoft / CRL Group

this fantasy parody, with its unusual blend of surreal humour and challenging gameplay, was our first game to reach number 1 in the charts


RETURN OF THE JOYSTICK
spectrum
developed and published by Delta 4

a strange trip around the golden era of 8 bit computer games featuring homages to all the industry greats


QUEST FOR THE HOLY JOYSTICK
spectrum
developed and published by Delta 4

a first attempt at a parody game, that allowed the player to pit his wits against the specialist press, proved very popular with the specialist press (!)


GALAXIAS
spectrum
developed by Delta 4 - published by Delta 4 / Global Software

an early sci-fi adventure game developed with "The Quill", Galaxias was later included in the Fourmost Adventure compilation


THE DRAGONSTAR TRILOGY
spectrum
developed and published by Delta 4

written using "The Quill", this early text-only game was a mail-order favourite and paved the way for all subsequent Delta 4 games


SHERWOOD FOREST
spectrum
developed by Fergus McNeill

an almost pre-historic title that I'd practically forgotten until someone asked me about it, this was a youthful experiment in writing adventures in ZX Basic - thank goodness Gilsoft developed "The Quill" when they did!

copyright 2000 Fergus McNeill