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Virtual Horse Racing Photo Finish


Photo Finish™ LIVE is a play-to-earn virtual horse racing ecosystem where you can race against other real life owners and create generations and generations of unique offspring featuring the most advanced simulated genetic breeding algorithm in the world. Utilized by NBC Sports. Official game of the Kentucky Derby! 

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An innovative model of decentralized track ownership built for sustainability for years to come. 
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About Us

Third Time is a startup game development studio and pioneer in virtual horse racing. Starting in 2021, Third Time has begun development on 2 of the most highly anticipated crypto-based blockchain games, Photo Finish™ LIVE  and The MVP Society. The team and company are regarded as one of the true blue-chip companies developing in the Solana ecosystem and on the blockchain as a whole. All 3 original founders have worked for 15+ years in the game industry, with senior leadership positions held at Electronic Arts, Zynga, Row Sham Bow, Glu Mobile, and FanDuel. 

The first mobile game by the studio, Photo Finish™ Horse Racing, released in 2015, was one of the most popular horse racing mobile games in history, with over 13 million downloads to date. The followup sequel Horse Racing Manager, released in May of 2018, was featured multiple times globally at the top of the App Stores.

Located in Orlando, FL, Third Time is focused on creating innovative, addictive, highly polished, and fun games to players around the world.

A brand new unparalleled art project from an exceptionally heralded team built for those who represent the leaders of tomorrow. The mantra behind MVPs is quite simple – You deserve better, and to represent better


Are you interested in joining the Third Time team? Headquartered in Orlando, FL, Third Time is venture-backed and offers competitive salaries, full benefits, equity / token grants, and is remote-friendly!

Take a look at the job openings below. Even if your position is not listed, if you feel you could be a fit at a hungry startup with a veteran team of game developers, please feel free to reach out with a CV/Resume to: careers [at] thirdtimegames [dot] com!

Current Openings

Meet The Team

Game Industry Veterans with decades of experience, over 90 shipped titles!

Ian Cummings

Founder, CEO

Paul Fleetwood

Chief Technical Officer

Brian Fleming

Chief Creative Officer

Brian Peganoff

Head of Strategy / Partnerships

Abhijit Lothe

VP / Engineering Lead

Justin Morgan

VP / Production

Christopher Vance

Principal Developer



Ethan Irwin

Game Developer


Community Manager

Gian Rios

Marketing Director

Ryan Y


Content Lead

Richie Choi

Product Director

Mike Janer

Sr. QA Test Lead

Meet Our Advisors

Tom Goedde


Jerome Collin


Walt Hessert


Sabah M. Al Sabah


Our Investors