Ernest Adams is a freelance game designer, writer, and teacher, who has worked in the game industry since 1989. He is the author of two books, "Andrew Rollings and Ernest Adams on Game Design," with Andrew Rollings; and "Break Into the Game Industry: How to Get a Job Making Video Games." Ernest was most recently employed as a lead designer at Bullfrog Productions on the Dungeon Keeper series, and for several years before that he was the audio/video producer on the Madden NFL Football product line. He has developed online, computer, and console games for everything from the IBM 360 mainframe to the Playstation 2. He was a founder of the International
Game Developers' Association, and is a frequent lecturer at the Game Developers' Conference. His professional web site is at www.designersnotebook.com.