Ron Gilbert

Game programmer, Video Game Designer

1964 –

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Who is Ron Gilbert?

Ron Gilbert is an American video-game designer, programmer, and producer, best known for his work on several classic LucasArts adventure games, including Maniac Mansion and the first two Monkey Island games. His games are generally focused on interactive story-telling.

After leaving LucasArts, Gilbert cofounded of Humongous Entertainment and its sister company Cavedog Entertainment. After leaving Humongous Entertainment, he cofounded Hulabee Entertainment with Shelley Day. He was creative director at Vancouver-based Hothead Games development studio. In 2013, he announced that he would move on from Double Fine Productions.

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Born
Jan 1, 1964
La Grande
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Employment
  • Human Engineered Software
    (1983 - 1985)
  • LucasArts
    (1985 - 1992)
  • Humongous Entertainment
    (1992 - 1995)
  • Cavedog Entertainment
    (1995 - 1999)
  • Hothead Games
Lived in
  • Oregon

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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