Douglas Kaufman is a games writer, director, producer and designer who started the games industry career in 1900. Since then, Kaufman has been working with MicroProse Software, MPS Labs, SimTex and MuHa Games. Kaufman's first published game was Darkland. Then, Douglas Kaufman went on to work on Darklands as the designer. Later, Kaufman also was part of the team who developed Dragonsphere published by Nightdive Studios for PC, macOS and Linux. The latest work of Douglas Kaufman was Civilization II, published in 1996.