Famous like a co-creator of the favorite Dungeons & Dragons role-playing fantasy game so that as a co-founder from the International Federation of Wargamers, he’s also known for his writing work for Troll Lord Video games as well as for his contributions towards the online games Harmful Journeys; Lejendary Experience; and Castles & Crusades. Created to Almina Burdick and Swiss professional violinist Ernst Gygax, he spent his years as a child in Chicago, Illinois and Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. A novelist and tone of voice actor and a video game developer, he penned the books Loss of life in Delhi as well as the Anubis Murders and voiced heroes in shows of Futurama and Dungeons & Dragons Online: Stormreach. His 1st relationship, to Mary Jo Powell, lasted from 1958 until 1983 and created five children. Along with his second wife, Gail Carpenter, he previously a sixth kid. He and Dave Arneson co-created the favorite Dungeons & Dragons video game.