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Time Hole

Platform(s): PC
Genre: Action/Adventure
Developer: RedDeerGames

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'Time Hole' Revealed, Recruits Former NASA Director As Investor/Advisor

by Rainier on May 11, 2021 @ 4:32 p.m. PDT

Inspired by classics such as Space Odyssey and Solaris, Time Hole is a indie horror game set on a secret, manned space station placed on orbit near the Moon.

Dr. Alexander Nawrocki, former director of the National Aeronautics and Space Agency of Canada, delegated to NASA, with top-level responsibilities, will be an investor and advisor in RedDeerGames during the production of the “Time Hole” game.

More about the main character and his story will be revealed during the premiere, which is scheduled for the fourth quarter of this year.

"It is an amazing experience for the team to work on the production of the game "Time Hole" with a world-class expert, Dr. Nawrocki. The action of our survival horror takes place on a secret space station, in the building of which we want to use the knowledge and experience of Dr. Nawrocki as a director at NASA and the controller of the shuttle coordinating the repair of the satellite in space," adds Dominik Czarniga, producer and creative director of RedDeerGames.

Dr. Nawrocki holds a Bachelor's Degree with Honors in Electronics, a Master's Degree in Computer Science ("Summa Cum Laude"), and a Ph.D. in Space Engineering.

He was the director of the National Aeronautics Agency and Outer Space in Canada, delegated to NASA, where he performed duties at the highest level (he managed 1,200 engineers), director of air traffic control in Houston, professor at the Polytechnic in Montreal, an astronaut coach.

He is one of the authors of the Java programming language. Currently, as a businessman, he has many of his own companies, including 8 companies in Poland.

It employs approx. 800 engineers, 420 of which are in our country. One of his companies, Airspeed Equity, which helps in the development of young entrepreneurs, has so far invested in 31 startups from various industries.

Dr. Alexander „Rocky” Nawrocki specializes in the development of international technological infrastructure. He is fluent in 7 languages. He has over 20 years of experience in technological leadership and management in many fields related to technology and its development.

He has extensive management experience. He is a founding member of the Java Consortium and is active in several other Technology Standards Boards and chairs various technical and advisory committees. Dr. Nawrocki was an early investor in Proximetry, a company that provides network and performance management solutions for wireless networks.

He is a co-owner of Ameritege Technology Partners, which was founded in 1999 as a company specializing in purchasing business software. Ameritege has successfully acquired or made significant investments in twelve companies, including JB Systems Inc.

He also worked as a professor at the École de technologies supèrieure (ÉTS), teaching "Object-Oriented Software Engineering" and as a professor at the École Polytechnique de Montrèal Educational Institution, teaching "Space Flight Operations" and "Space Tele-Robotics".

Before his career as a professor, Dr. Nawrocki worked for NASA and the Canadian Space Agency in Montreal, Canada, as ground segment manager, astronaut training manager, and space operations manager.

He was also assigned to the NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas as a robotics manager, space operations designer for the space shuttle and the international space station. He was also a shuttle flight controller.

Dr. Nawrocki holds a Bachelor's Degree with Honors in Electronics, a Master's Degree in Computer Science ("Summa Cum Laude"), and a Ph.D. in Space Engineering.

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