Rick Loomis

American game designer
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Rick Loomis (August 24, 1946 – August 23, 2019) was an American game designer. He was known as the founder of game publisher Flying Buffalo.[1] He managed the publishing company until his death. Loomis was born in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Loomis died on August 23, 2019 from lymphoma in Scottsdale, Arizona at the age of 72.[2]


  1. Baker, M. Sharon (June 22, 2001). "Guessing Game", Puget Sound Business Journal 22 (7): 24.
  2. Rick Loomis, influential game designer and publisher, dies at Nerdvanamedia