Cathryn Mataga is a games designer and programmer. Mataga has been working with Digital Eclipse, Backbone Entertainment, Digital Eclipse Software and SynSoft. Mataga's first published game was Shamus (1982) released in 1982. Then, Cathryn Mataga went on to work on Shamus: Case II as the designer. Mataga also worked on Disney's Tarzan: Return to the Jungle developed by Backbone Entertainment for Game Boy Advance. Most recently, Cathryn Mataga was involved in the development of Grand Theft Auto Advance.