Thearrel McKinney Jr. is a 20 year industry veteran with a life time of art and gaming experience. He started playing video games at the age of 6 years old and has played them ever since. From a life long history of gaming starting all the way back to Pong, Odyssey, Atari and on up to current gen consoles and arcade systems, having completed hundreds of games, during that time he developed a passion to create video games. As he got older he got his first real experience of game development creating mods and levels for the DOOM and Quake community among various other games. Landing a professional position in the industry in 2001 and eventually branching out on his own, throughout his career, he has worked on and shipped numerous titles for PC, Playstation and XBox platforms. He is now the owner, lead designer and developer of Gray Mantis.

Shipped Titles:

Dungeons Of The Deep - (PC)

Charlie The Roach - (PC)

Dark Salvation - (PC)

Star Trek: Elite Force II - (PC)

Counter-Strike: Condition Zero - (PC)

Black Hawk Down: Team Sabre - (PC)

Counter-Strike - (XBox)

Insanity - (TurboGrafx-16 CD)