Andreas Thorstensson

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Birthday
29, 1979
Birthplace
Sweden
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
29, 1979 (age 39)
Birthplace
Sweden

About

Swedish businessman, web developer, and former professional gamer who was an influential innovator in electronic sports.

Before Fame

He was hired as a senior programmer by Spray Network in 1997 when he was 18.

Trivia

He helped create the hit game Counter-Strike, working specifically on its coding.

Family Life

His parents raised him in Stockholm. His passion for programming began when he was 10 and his father bought the 386SX-20.

Associated With

He and Shigeru Miyamoto played major roles in the development of gaming.