André is diagnosed with Aspergers Syndrome, and struggle with social anxiety and depression. Game development is his kind of escape from the real world. André is born on the 29th December 1989, and has been developing games since he was 15 years old, he started with some clones of classical arcade games like Atari's Breakout, Space Invaders and Pong, just to mention some. He has also developed some Super Mario Clones. Those games are all lost :(, due to no backup. Those games were only distributed with his family and friends. André also started learning programming when he was the same age (15), he started with VB.NET, and started with C# at high school, after high school he started with Java SE. With Java SE, he focused on Server software development, and some game development. André is 100% self taught, he has studied (at home); Game Psychology, Game Design, Game Programming, Server Programming, Network Administration, Server Administration (Ubuntu Server), Cluster Management..