Ernest Adams
Constanze Bausch
Steve Bürk
Monika Halkort
Beate Hundsdörfer
Steffen Knop
Rainer Kürvers
Klaas Kuitenbrouwer
Raimo Lång
Simon Løvind
Mark Meadows
Andrew Otwell
Stephan Richter
Dick Rijken
Michael Rüger
Inga von Staden
Florian Thalhofer
Michael Valeur
Niels Wolf

Ernest Adams

Designing Games (Lecture and Case Studies)

Module 2: Monday, July 15 th through Tuesday, July 16 th 2002

Curriculum Vitae

Ernest Adams has worked in the interactive entertainment industry for 13 years. He is currently a design consultant based in England, and a member of the International Hobo game design consortium. He was most recently employed as a lead designer at Bullfrog Productions, and for several years before that was the audio/video producer on the Madden NFL Football product line at Electronic Arts. In a much earlier life Mr. Adams was a software engineer. He has developed on-line, computer, and console games for everything from the IBM 360 mainframe to the Playstation 2. He was a founder of the International Game Developers' Association, and is the author of the popular Designer's Notebook series of columns on the Gamasutra developers' webzine.


For a complete list of Mr. Adams' lectures, publications, and other activities please see his professional website at