Will Wright is a legendary game designer that leads and co-founded video game studio Maxis. Will Wright is famous for creating games such as SimCity and The Sims, and is currently developing the game Spore. He is best known for pioneering the sandbox/simulation style of gameplay. During the days of SimCity, most games had clear end goals. Wright is credited for going against those established ideas and inventing a new way to play without winning or losing.
Will Wright has now left EA and now has formed the Stupid Fun Club. EA will be the equity investor. However Will still spends some of his time at Maxis working on Spore and its expansions and patches.
Games Designed[edit | edit source]
- Raid on Bungeling Bay
- SimCity 2000
- SimCity 3000
- The Sims
- The Sims Online
Appearances[edit | edit source]
Will Wright made an appearance as a villain in The Simpsons Game who is out to destroy the Simpsons' 8-bit counterparts from a previous videogame.