Chris Avellone is a games writer, director, and designer who started the games industry career in 1997. Since then, Avellone has been working with Black Isle Studios, Hardsuit Labs, High Voltage Software, and Interplay Entertainment. Avellone's first published game was Descent to Undermountain released in 1997. Next, Chris Avellone worked on Fallout 2: A Post Nuclear Role Playing Game taking on the role of director. Afterwards, Chris Avellone worked on Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance developed by High Voltage Software in 2001. Most recently, Chris Avellone was involved in the development of Pathfinder: Kingmaker. At the moment, Avellone is working with Hardsuit Labs on Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2, which was announced for PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4.