Richard Garriott

Richard Garriott

Born: July 4, 1961



Biography: Richard Garriott de Cayeux is a video game developer and entrepreneur. He is also known as his alter egos Lord British in Ultima and General British in Tabula Rasa. A well-known figure in the video game industry, Garriott was originally a game designer and programmer and now engages in various aspects of computer game development and business.

Source/Notes: From quote section of Ultima VIII: Pagan (1994), referring to stealing items in-game