William Mataga was a games programmer at Synapse Software. His earliest games included Shamus, Zeppelin, and Neverwinter Nights (an AOL online game). Now known as Cathryn Mataga, she is the co-owner of and programmer at Junglevision Software in Berkeley CA, creating games for the Game Boy Advance, including Grand Theft Auto.
The following games were as William Mataga for Synapse Software:
- Mindwheel (author: Robert Pinsky, co-programmer: Steve Hales; 1984; BTZ).
- Essex (author and co-programmer: Bill Darrah; 1985; BTZ).
- Brimstone: The Dream of Gawain (author: James Paul, co-programmers: David Bunch and Bill Darrah; 1985; BTZ).
- Breakers (author: Rod Smith, co-programmer: Joe Vierra; publisher: 1986; BTZ).