Adam Saltsman

Meet Adam 'Atomic' Saltsman - Our Mobile Game Design Mentor

Co-founder and Studio Director of Finji based in Austin, Texas, USA   

Adam 'Atomic' Saltsman is co-founder and studio director of Finji Games, the creator of games like Gravity Hook, Fathom, Canabalt, Capsule, The Hunger Games: Girl on Fire,  Dikembe Mutombo's 4 1/2 Weeks To Save The World, and Overland. Adam entered the game industry in 2006 as a freelance 3D modeler before working as a designer, programmer, artist, and incompetent foley artist. 

His Flash game dev library Flixel remains a popular tool for both commercial and personal game releases. Adam also serves as an advisor to GDC, Fantastic Arcade, Juegos Rancheros, and the NYU Game Center Incubator. 

Adam lives and works in Austin, Texas with his wife, sons and pug dogs. 

Visit to play his award winning game called Canabalt. 


Why did you get involved with Center4Tech? 

I got involved with Center4Tech because I wanted to let people outside of North America and the EU know that we care and we are interested in what they have to say, and that we can't wait to see what they make.


twitter: @adamatomic