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Julian Gollop

Who is Julian Gollop?

Julian Gollop is a British video game designer and programmer, best known for creating the influential turn-based strategy game "X-COM: UFO Defense". Born on May 20, 1965, Gollop has been a prominent figure in the gaming industry since the 1980s.

Gollop's career began with the development of several strategy and tactical games for home computers, including titles like "Chaos: The Battle of Wizards" and "Rebelstar". However, it was the release of "X-COM: UFO Defense" in 1994 that propelled him to widespread recognition.

The success of "X-COM: UFO Defense" led to several sequels and spin-offs, cementing its status as one of the most influential and beloved strategy games of all time. Gollop continued to work in the gaming industry, developing various games across different platforms, but he remained closely associated with the "X-COM" series and its legacy.

Julian Gollop
game designer
Known for:
X-COM: UFO Defense, Laser Squad
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Games by Julian Gollop

This is a chronological list of games designed by Julian Gollop from 1992 to 1997 on Abandonware DOS for DOS, Windows, Linux or Mac.

Laser Squad


X-COM: Ufo Defense


X-COM: Terror from the Deep


X-COM: Apocalypse

1997DOSWindows XP/98/95strategyprotected