Dr. Cat

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Dr. Cat at Anthrocon 2009 (full)

Dr. Cat (born David Shapiro[1]) is president, co-founder, executive producer and creative director of Dragon's Eye Productions.[2][3] He is best known for creating the 2003 Independent Games Festival finalist[4] MMOSG Furcadia with game artist Talzhemir. In the game Furcadia his character goes by the name "Felorin".

He has worked (in various capacities) for Origin and MicroProse, among others.[1] Notable titles he has significantly contributed to include the Ultima series.[1]

Dr. Cat currently works at Lolapps, Inc., where he works on the game Ravenwood Fair.[5]

He worked with 'Manda Dee and Jeff Dee to create DragonSpires. [6]


  1. ^ a b c David Shapiro's profile at MobyGames
  2. ^ "Dragon's Eye Productions - Interviews - Articles - Articles". GameDev.net. Retrieved 2012-08-19. 
  3. ^ "Let your imagination soar!". Furcadia. Retrieved 2013-01-19. 
  4. ^ Independent Games Festival - 2003 Finalists
  5. ^ Mar 23rd, 2011 (2011-03-23). "LOLApps Expands Ravenwood Fair, Plans New Title, Shutters Other Games". Insidesocialgames.com. Retrieved 2013-01-19. 
  6. ^ "3.03: Net Surf". Wired.com. Retrieved 2013-01-19.