Ed Boon

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Birthday
22, 1964
Birthplace
Chicago, IL
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
22, 1964 (age 54)
Birthplace
Chicago, IL

About

Best known for being one of the co-creators of the highly successful Mortal Kombat video game franchise, he worked at Midway Games for more than a decade and a half. In 2013, he released Injustice: Gods Among Us.

Before Fame

He studied math and computer science at the University of Illinois. He worked on pinball games after graduating.

Trivia

Ranked among IGN's Top 100 Game Creators, he helped programmed Mortal Kombat and voiced the yellow ninja character Scorpion.

Family Life

He was born in Chicago, Illinois and grew up alongside his two sisters.

Associated With

His Mortal Kombat game spawned a series of movies, the first of which was directed by Paul W.S. Anderson.