Bennett Foddy

Game Designer

Birthday October 6, 1978

Birth Sign Libra

Birthplace Australia

Age 44 years old

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Creator of the 2008 game QWOP who went on to be an instructor at NYU Game Center. In 2017, he released the video game Getting Over It with Bennett Foddy and put out games in between called GIRP, CLOP, Get on Top, Zebra, Multibowl and a couple of others.

Before Fame

He was trained as a moral philosopher on topics of drug addiction at the University of Melbourne. He was doing postdoctoral research at Princeton University and part of the staff at University of Oxford when he began developing QWOP.


He played bass for an electronic group called Cut Copy. 

Family Life

The woman he married designed hats for a living.

Associated With

In 2012, his game QWOP appeared in an episode of The Office.