Neal Hallford is an American author, filmmaker, and game designer, best known for his work on hit RPGs like Betrayal at Krondor, Dungeon Siege, and several others. In 2001, he and his wife Jana co-authored “Swords & Circuitry Studios: A Designer’s Guide to Computer Role-Playing Games” which was used as a textbook on game design at several universities and technical schools. In 2014, he co-produced a short horror film called “The Case of Evil” which was selected for 38 film festivals both in the U.S. and abroad, won 6 awards, and will be touring the U.S. in late 2016 as part of a joint tour with the classic Bela Legosi film “White Zombie.” You can learn more about Neal’s many other projects through his production company website at, his twitter account @swordscircuitry, or on his personal page on Facebook.