Michael Satran (died October 28, 2017) was a role-playing game designer for Hero Systems, publishing several sourcebooks and modules for the Champions system. He also created the Iron Sky role-playing game. Satran regularly attended many gaming conventions. Satran was a graduate of Rutgers University with a master’s degree in English from the University of Rhode Island. He apparently almost always wore a suit as his day-job was being a suit salesman. Champions, which played the game continuously for decades, was his favorite role-playing game. A native of Tenafly, New Jersey, he died of a brain tumor in 2017.
Designer for various 3rd Party products (by BlackWyrm games) for Hero System titles.