Ron Gilbert (born January 1, 1964) is an American computer 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. Gilbert was also co-founder of Humongous Entertainment and its sister company Cavedog Entertainment. His games are generally focused on interactive storytelling. Additionally, Ron founded Hulabee Entertainment with Shelley Day after leaving Humongous Entertainment. He was Creative Director at Vancouver-based Hothead Games development studio. He is currently working at Double Fine Productions, with former LucasArts writer/programmer/designer Tim Schafer.
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... Maniac Mansion was the creation of Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick, and marked the debut of SCUMM, the game engine that powered all but two of LucasArts later adventure games ... Mindbenders, designed by David Fox, Matthew Kane, David Spangler and Ron Gilbert ... The project was led by Ron Gilbert, David Fox and Noah Falstein it was Fox's last adventure game for the company ...
... The release stated that game designer Ron Gilbert would be joining forces to develop the game ... Gilbert described it as "Monkey Island meets Diablo." Three cinematic teaser trailers for DeathSpank were shown at Penny Arcade Expo 2008 ... In an interview with Gamasutra in June 2008, Gilbert stated that DeathSpank would be an episodic series of games ...
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“Youve no idea what a poor opinion I have of myselfand how little I deserve it.”
—Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (18361911)