Craig Wessel (Talon)


Craig Wessel (alias Talon) is an author and Doom level designer who wrote strategy guides for Hexen, Doom 3, and Doom 64. He was involved in the DWANGO multiplayer community in Dallas and contributed six levels to distributed DWANGO map packs. In 1995 with Lance Lancaster (Aikman) he co-created team multiplayer game type deathtag for Doom II.

Body of work[edit]



  • Dwango7
    • MAP05: Octagon
  • DWANGO Tag 1 at Doomworld/idgames
    • MAP03: Warzone
    • MAP05: Ultimate Death Tag (with Lance Lancaster (Aikman))
  • Digital Warfare: Multiplayer 3D Action Strategies & Secrets, MIS:Press, August 1996


  • Authorized Guide to Doom 64, Brady Publishing, April 1997
  • Totally Unauthorized Hexen Strategy Guide, Brady Publishing, July 1997


  • Doom 3: Prima Official Game Guide, Prima Games, August 2004 (with Bryan Stratton)

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