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Tim Schafer Biography

Tim Schafer is a video game designer, programmer and writer who spent a decade working at LucasArts before founding his own game studio, Double Fine Productions. Schafer applied for a job at Lucasfilm Games while attending computer science at UC Berkeley. The job opening was for a programmer that could also write game dialog.

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Tim Schafer Gameography

Tim Schafer is a video game designer, programmer and writer who spent a decade working at LucasArts before founding his own game studio, Double Fine Productions. Schafer began his career at LucasArts in 1989, his first assignment was to implement the port of Maniac Mansion to the Nintendo Entertainment System and get familiar with LucasArts’ game engine SCUMM.

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The Secret of Monkey Island

The Secret of Monkey Island is a graphic adventure video game developed and published by Lucasfilm Games. The game follows a young man named Guybrush Threepwood who travels to Mêlée Island to become a pirate. With his desire to become a pirate he seeks out the island’s pirate leader who tells him he must complete three trials to become a pirate.

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Maniac Mansion

Maniac Mansion is an adventure video game developed and published by Lucasfilm Games for the Commodore 64 and Apple II computer. The game was ported to the Amiga, Atari ST, DOS based computers as well as the Nintendo Entertainment System.