Kovaleski, John

Kovaleski, John

January 20, 2019 Off By Lloyd Metcalf

John Kovaleski has been called by his peers a modern-day Renaissance Man: US Naval Officer, Merchant Marine Captain, Husband, Father, Outdoorsman, Athlete, Engineer, Entrepreneur, Inventor, 3d Artist, Game Designer, Innovator and CEO.

His first Company was Gale Force Nine, which he found in 1998 and ran for 20 years until last October, where he created many well-known boardgames and products with his creative team such as Spartacus: A Game of Blood and Treachery, FIREFLY: The Game,  Star Trek Ascendancy Strategy Game, WWE Super-Star Showdown Game, D&D Collector’s Series Miniatures, D&D Master Class Resin Dungeon Masters Screen, and many others.

In addition to running Gale Force Nine, he also runs a successful packaging design and engineering consulting business call Tidal Four, LLC and an airsoft sporting business called Turtle Tactical.

At age 49, John Kovaleski decided it was time to start a new entertainment business that he and his team called MONSTER FIGHT CLUB, where he will focus on making more great games, useful hobby products and fantastically fun toys with emphasis on creatively and originality.