a German computer chess programmer. He is author of the Commodore 64 chess program Happy-Chess aka Masterchess v1.2, published by the German Happy Computer magazine in 1988 as part of the C64 game collection Vol. 4 , the DOS chess program Nova Chess from 1996 , and the Windows freeware chess program Pawn, multiple versions released from May 2003 until September 2011 .
- Masterchess v1.2 - GB64.COM - C64 Games, Database, Music, Emulation, Frontends, Reviews and Article
- Nova Chess : Thomas Starke : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet Archive
- Pawn - Freeware Chess Program (Wayback Machine)