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List of famous game producers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top game producers in the world? This includes the most prominent game producers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable game producers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic game producers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned game producers.

Items here include everything from Ed Boon to Boris Kourtoukov.

From reputable, prominent, and well known game producers to the lesser known game producers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the game producer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous game producers ever?" and "What are the names of famous game producers?" then you're in the right place. (190 items)
Shigeru Miyamoto is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Shigeru Miyamoto is a Japanese video game designer and producer. He is best known as the creator of some of the best-selling, most critically acclaimed, most enduring, and most influential games ...more
Don Bluth is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Donald Virgil "Don" Bluth is an American animator, film director, producer, writer, production designer, video game designer and animation instructor who is known for directing ...more
Peter Molyneux is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Peter Douglas Molyneux, OBE is a English video game designer and programmer. He created the god games Populous, Dungeon Keeper and Black & White as well as Theme Park, the Fable series and ...more
Sid Meier is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Sidney K. "Sid" Meier is a Canadian-American programmer, designer and producer of several popular strategy video games and simulation video games, most notably Civilization. Meier ...more
Ron Gilbert is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
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 ...more
Hironobu Sakaguchi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Hironobu Sakaguchi is a Japanese video game designer, director, producer, and former film director. He is the creator of the Final Fantasy series, and has had a long career in gaming with over ...more
Junichi Masuda is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Junichi Masuda is a video game composer, director, designer, producer, and programmer best known for his work on the Pokémon franchise. He is a member of the Game Freak board of ...more
Gabe Newell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Gabe Logan Newell is the co-founder and managing director of video game development and online distribution company Valve Corporation.
Danny Bilson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Daniel "Danny" Bilson is an American writer, director, and producer of movies, television, videogames, and comic books. With his writing partner Paul DeMeo, Danny Bilson wrote the ...more
Hideo Kojima is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Hideo Kojima is a Japanese video game designer, writer, and producer originally employed at Konami. He is the director of Kojima Productions and a former vice president of Konami Digital ...more
Akira Yamaoka is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Akira Yamaoka is a Japanese video game composer, sound designer, sound director, and video game producer who worked for Konami from 1993 until his resignation in 2009. He is best known for ...more
Sam Houser is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Sam Houser
Sam Houser is an English video game producer and developer. He is the co-founder and president of Rockstar Games and one of the creative driving forces behind the games in the Grand Theft Auto ...more
Dan Houser is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Dan Houser
Dan Houser is an English video game producer as well the co-founder and vice president of creativity for Rockstar Games. As well as producing video games, Houser is the head writer for Rockstar ...more
Ed Boon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Edward J. "Ed" Boon is an American video game programmer and director who had been employed for over 15 years at Midway Games and currently works for Warner Bros. Interactive ...more
Jace Hall is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Jace Hall is an American film, television and video game producer, best known for being founder and Chief Executive Officer of Monolith Productions Inc and President of HDFILMS, INC. He is also ...more
John Pomeroy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
John Pomeroy is an American animator who has worked for several major studios, including The Walt Disney Company and Sullivan Bluth Studios. He has also worked as producer and screenwriter on ...more
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David Mullich is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
David Mullich is an American game producer and designer best known for creating the cult classic 1980 adventure game The Prisoner, producing the 1995 adaptation I Have No Mouth, and I Must ...more
Ragnar Tørnquist is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Ragnar Tørnquist is a Norwegian game designer and author. He has been working for Funcom in Oslo since 1994, and has founded his own studio Red Thread Games in November 2012.
Cliff Bleszinski is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Clifford Michael Bleszinski, popularly known as CliffyB, is an American video game designer, former design director for the game development company Epic Games, and the founder of Boss Key ...more
Yu Suzuki is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Yu Suzuki is a Japanese game designer and producer who has spent his entire career with Sega Enterprises. Often referred to as Sega's answer to Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto, he has been ...more
Goichi Suda is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Goichi Suda, also known as Suda 51, is the CEO of Grasshopper Manufacture and a former designer at Human Entertainment. The "51" in his nickname, Suda 51, is a pun on his given name. ...more
Hal Barwood is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
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.
Eran Egozy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Eran Egozy is the Chief Technical Officer and VP of Engineering of Harmonix Music Systems, a company he founded with Alex Rigopulos in 1995.
Frédérick Raynal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Game Producers
Frédérick Raynal is a French video game designer and programmer, notable for his game developments in Infogrames, Adeline Software International and No Cliché. He is married ...more