FTL Games

Founded:
1982
Location:
San Diego, CA, USA
Status:
Closed
Website:
(wiki)
FTL Games (Faster Than Light) was the video game development division of Software Heaven Inc. FTL created several popular video games in the 1980s and early 1990s. Despite the company's small size, FTL products were consistently number-one sellers and received the highest critical acclaim and industry awards. FTL was founded by Wayne Holder in 1982. Holder started Software Heaven and FTL as its game division after founding Oasis Systems, which specialized in spell checking software. He hired Bruce Webster, with whom he graduated from high school, to head FTL. After Webster left FTL in 1984, Doug Bell joined FTL and served as the Technical Director until FTL ceased operations in 1996.[2]
Company's most popular games on BestOldGames.net
  1. Dungeon Master (1989) — Developer, Publisher
  2. Dungeon Master 2: Skullkeep (1993) — Developer