Walter Bright

Also Known As

  • Walter G. Bright

Game Credits


Empire Deluxe (1993)   (Original Concept)
Empire: Wargame of the Century (1987)   (Original Concept)
Empire (1977)   (Written by)


Final Frontier (1989)   (Compiled in "Northwest C" written by)
Empire: Wargame of the Century (1987)   (By)


Quantum Break (2016)   (Special Thanks)
Quantum Break (2016)   (Special Thanks)

Developer Biography

Walter Bright graduated from Caltech in 1979 with a degree in mechanical engineering (during which he also wrote games for Mattel's Intellivision home video game system). He worked for Boeing for 3 years on the development of the 757 stabilizer trim system. He then switched to writing software, in particular compilers, and has been writing them ever since.

Last updated: Jul 23, 2009