Nick Pelling

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Nick Pelling
Born 1964/1965 (age 50–51)[1]
Other names
  • Orlando M. Pilchard
  • Orlando
Occupation inventor
Known for computer programming

Nick Pelling is a British-born computer programmer and inventor, best known for a series of 1980s computer games for the BBC Micro[1] and Commodore 64 written under the nom-de-plume Orlando M. Pilchard.


Pelling has a degree in Maths and Philosophy from Manchester University[1] and an MBA with Distinction from Kingston University.[citation needed]



  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Profile: Orlando". A & B Computing. May 1987. Retrieved 21 February 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c "Nick Pelling (aka. Orlando M. Pilchard)". GameBase64. Retrieved 21 February 2014. 
  3. ^ "Enduro Racer V2". Games That Weren't. Retrieved 21 February 2014.