was Creative Director and Executive Producer/Manager of Creatures
, Creatures 2
and Creatures 3
, as well as being credited for Docking Station
. Prior to this he worked on Global Effect
and Diggers 2: Extractors
In 2001, Toby left Creatures Labs with his brother Ben Simpson to form Nicely Crafted; they were later joined by Mark Ashton and Robert Dickson. At a later point, Toby Simpson became the Chief Technology Officer at Ososim.
Toby wrote two books for games in the Creatures series:
Toby also had a regular column in the original Creatures newsletter. He used to maintain a Home for Troubled Crustaceans, but this sadly lapsed during his work on Creatures 2.