A Robot Named Fight! is developed solely by Matt Bitner. After receiving a Bachelor's degree in English and Film, he decided to learn to make games in his free time, with the story of A Robot Named Fight! always in his mind. Completely self-taught, he worked in the industry for four years before dedicating himself full-time to creating the game. He is responsible for the game's code, design, music, and art. He enjoys Super Metroid speed running, Dungeons and Dragons, and noise music.