April 29, 2016: I am excited to be releasing "Family Tree Solitaire" soon for Android, followed by a Windows Store and possibly WebGL version. "Family Tree Solitaire" detailed rules can be found as html or pdf. I even have an intro video on YouTube. More on this new kind of solitaire video game in the next day or two.
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U.C. Irvine recently inducted me into their Computer Science Hall of Fame.
D. B. Weiss, who wrote about
In my Photo Gallery you can find a 1982 Evening Magazine video interview I did while working at Imagic on "Microsurgeon".
IMDB recognizes me for my design and development work on the video game "Kids on Site".
I was a guest speaker at the Games for Health conference in Boston (June 11 & 12, 2009). "Microsurgeon" is considered one of the first video games about/for health. There are a few pictures in my Photo Gallery.
Hello, my name is Richard (Rick) S. Levine. As a classic video game developer, I programmed Mattel Electronics handheld Bowling and designed and developed Microsurgeon (TI 99/4a too), Truckin', & PBA Bowling for Mattel Intellivision.
In addition to game design, I also enjoy writing science fiction short stories. I've even won some writing awards. Tutoring math, math problems (brilliant.org) and genealogy research also interest me.
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