Jonathan Blow

Independent Game Designer & Programmer

Jonathan Blow is a video game designerĀ andĀ programmer, who is best known as the creator of theĀ independent video gamesĀ BraidĀ (2008) andĀ The WitnessĀ (2016), both of which were released to critical acclaim.

From 2001 to 2004, Blow wrote the Inner Product column forĀ Game Developer Magazine.Ā He was the primary host of the Experimental Gameplay Workshop each March at theĀ Game Developers Conference, which has become a premier showcase for new ideas in video games. In addition, Blow was a regular participant in theĀ Indie Game Jam. Blow is also a founding partner of theĀ Indie Fund, anĀ angel investorĀ fund for independent game projects.