Aye, matey, before you take another step, be sure you’ve read all the details regarding development, sailing, diving, and fishing. Pirate Jam isn’t your typical landlubber game jam, but a true swashbuckling adventure! If you’d like to read even more detail about life on a sailboat and adventuring around the Andaman Sea, then check out the "Nitty Gritty". Also be sure to check out the vlog updates and games from the previous Pirate Jam in 2017!
With over 23 years game industry experience, American has been involved with development projects around the globe. Starting in Texas at id Software (DOOM, Quake), then heading to San Francisco where he joined EA (Alice), American went on to Hong Kong (Bad Day LA), before founding Spicy Horse Games in Shanghai (Alice: Madness Returns) nine years ago.
American sails and dives extensively around the Andaman Sea, and has gathered valuable local knowledge as to the best anchorages, bars, dive spots, and fishing holes. He has a Thai captain’s license, holds PADI dive certification, and has passed an array of ASA sailing courses.
Yes, that is his real name.