Randy Pitchford is an American game designer, producer, writer and a CEO of Gearbox Software.
Randy Pitchford started his career in video game industry in the middle of the 90s. The first project he took in was 1996 Duke Nukem 3D: Atomic Edition for which he designed some of the game maps. After that, he worked on such successful games as Shadow Warrior, Half-Life, and its expansion packs. In 1999 he became a co-founder of Gearbox Software. He has been working on various company’s projects as a game designer, producer, and writer. Pitchford played an important role in creating some of the most popular Gearbox’s IPs: Borderlands and Brothers in Arms. In 2016 he Gearbox Publishing. The company publishes both Gearbox Software’s titles and third-party games such as Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition and We Happy Few among others.