Will Wright (game developer)

American video game designer and entrepreneur

Will Wright (born on January 20, 1960 in Atlanta, Georgia) is an American video game developer and is the co-founder of Maxis, now a part of Electronic Arts. He's most famous for SimCity, The Sims and Spore. He is currently working on a new project, and has set up the "Stupid Fan Club".[1]

Will Wright
Will Wright speaking at South by Southwest in 2007
Born (1960-01-20) January 20, 1960 (age 64)
OccupationGame designer
SpouseJoell Jones


  1. Makuch, Eddie (8 April 2009). "Will Wright leaves EA, heads Stupid Fan Club". Blast.