Simon Butler is a game design legend. He worked on 260+ titles, having been in the games industry since 1983 when he worked on his first title, Pedro's Garden for Imagine Software.
He has worked for Ocean, Team 17, Vicarious Visions, Probe, Magnetic Fields, Atari and many others. Since 2000 he concentrated on the handheld and mobile markets, producing graphics for the GBC, GBA and mobile phone titles.
He worked for German company Elkware (now Infospace), for French company The Mighty Troglodytes and as Lead Game Designer at dtp Entertainment in Hamburg. In 2009 he worked for Bigpoint, then the world's largest developer of browser titles and in 2010 he worked for Altigi, developing their launch title for their games branch GoodGame Studios. In 2010 he worked in Gdansk and Hamburg and is currently freelancing back in Liverpool on mobile products.