Elan Lee
Elan Lee (born 1975) is a game designer who works in the genre of alternate reality games.
Lee started his career as a character designer at Industrial Light and Magic, where he worked on several ...
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Chris Avellone
Chris Avellone is an American video game designer and comic book writer who previously worked for Interplay and currently works at Obsidian Entertainment.
He is an alumnus of the Thomas Jefferson ...
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Raph Koster
Raphael "Raph" Koster (born September 7, 1971) is an American entrepreneur, game designer, and author of A Theory of Fun for Game Design. Koster is widely recognized for his work as the lead designer ...
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Skip Williams
Ralph Williams, almost always referred to as Skip Williams, is an American game designer. He is married to Penny Williams, who is also involved with the games industry. He is best known as co-creator ...
Charles S. Roberts
Charles Swann Roberts (February 3, 1930 – August 20, 2010) was a wargame designer, railroad historian, and businessman. He is renowned as "The Father of Board Wargaming", having created the first mod...
Anne Abbott
Anne Wales Abbott or, Abbot (April 10, 1808 – June 1, 1908) was a game designer, magazine editor, literary reviewer, and author.
Abbott was born 10 April 1808, the daughter of Reverend Abiel...
Albert Nofi
Albert A. Nofi (born January 6, 1944), is an American military historian, defense analyst, and designer of board and computer wargaming systems.
A native of Brooklyn, he attended New York City pub...
Chris Crawford (game designer)
Christopher Crawford (born 1950) is a computer game designer and writer. He designed and programmed several important computer games in the 1980s, including Eastern Front (1941) and Balance of Power. ...
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Brenda Brathwaite
Brenda Louise Romero (née Garno, born October 12, 1966), previously known as Brenda Brathwaite, is an American game designer and developer in the video game industry. Born in Ogdensburg, New York, and...
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Skaff Elias
Skaff Elias is a game designer.
Skaff Elias was at Wizards of the Coast working on Magic: The Gathering since the early days of the company. He was one of the designers for various Magic sets, inc...
Milton Bradley
Milton Bradley (November 8, 1836 – May 30, 1911) was an American game pioneer, credited by many with launching the board game industry in North America with Milton Bradley Company.In 2004, he was post...
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Hal Barwood
Hal Barwood is an American screenwriter, film producer, game designer and game producer best known for his work on games based on the Indiana Jones license.
Born in Hanover, New Hampshire, he stud...
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Lou Zocchi
Louis Zocchi, Technical Sergeant, USAF (retired), is a gaming hobbyist, former game distributor and publisher, and maker and seller of polyhedral game dice.
Lou Zocchi was one of the first editors...
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Leonard Boyarsky
Leonard Boyarsky is an American computer game designer and visual artist best known for being one of the key designers of the video games Fallout and Diablo III.
After he earned a Bachelor's Degre...
Richard Garfield
Richard Channing Garfield (born June 26, 1963, Philadelphia) is an American game designer and mathematician. Garfield created Magic: The Gathering, which is considered to be the the first modern colle...
Lauren Elliott
Lauren Roosevelt Elliott (born August 29, 1946) is an American video game designer, internet entrepreneur, publisher and inventor. He is recognized as one of the pioneers in the edutainment video gam...
Gary Gygax
Ernest Gary Gygax (/ˈɡaɪɡæks/ GY-gaks; July 27, 1938 – March 4, 2008) was an American writer and game designer best known for co-creating the pioneering role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons (...
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Russell Ginns
Russell Ginns (born 1965) is a game designer, writer, producer, and composer, primarily know for children's and educational books and games. He is the author of more than 100 books, including puzzles...
Wolfgang Baur
Wolfgang Baur (born 1968) is an American game designer, best known for his work with Dragon magazine. He designs role-playing games and also is known for his work at Wizards of the Coast.
Wolfgang...
Lynn Willis
Lynn Willis (died January 18, 2013) was a wargame and role-playing game designer, best known for his work with Metagaming Concepts, Game Designers' Workshop (GDW), and Chaosium.
Willis began by de...
Angel Leigh McCoy
Angel Leigh McCoy is a game designer and fiction writer based in Seattle, Washington.
Originally from the Midwest, Angel Leigh McCoy grew up delving into fantasy and horror novels and won her firs...
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