Most well known as a creator of the Mortal Kombat video game franchise, he is also notable for his contributions to the Tao Feng: Fist of the Lotus and WWE WrestleMania 21 games.
Before beginning his work with the Midway Games company, he contributed comic book art to The Real Ghostbusters series.
In 2000, he co-founded the Studio Gigante game company. A decade later, he began working for the Zynga company.
He spent his early years in Chicago, Illinois.
He and Ed Boon collaborated on the development of the Mortal Kombat games.