Edmund McMillen is a game designer and developer. This American artist is well-known for his unique visual style Flash Game.
Wiki, Bio, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education
Edmund McMillen was born in 1980, on March 2nd. He was born in Santa Cruz, California, and has lived there ever since. He graduated from Soquel High School and has been interested in drawing since a young age. His favorite subject to draw was monsters. Edmund McMillen has always adored his grandmother, with whom he spent a large portion of his childhood.
Edmund, who had been a creative soul since childhood, relied heavily on her. McMillen’s grandmother saved every drawing he made when he was a child, and she later gave him a box of these drawings as a gift. You can still see the drawings if you open one of “The Boxes” at the end of his games called “The Basement.”
Edmund McMillen’s Age, Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions
Edmund McMillen was born on March 2, 1980, and will be 42 years old on July 3, 2022. His height is 1.68 m, and he weighs 74 kg.
Edmund McMillen’s Profession & Career
Edmund McMillen is well-known for his extraordinary and indomitable talent as a video game designer and artist. Edmund began his career as a graphic designer in independent comics. He then shifts his focus from comics to video games but does not abandon them entirely. He has made several copies of Meat Boy comic books. Meat Boy is the protagonist of his well-known video game, Super Meat Boy.
This was a marketing move. The super meat boy game is the sequel to the flash-based game meat boy. The Super Meat Boy was made available on Xbox 360, PC, and PlayStation 4. Edmund is well-known for his games such as Coil, The Binding of Isaac, Aether, and Gish. Edmund McMillen’s games include backup files, the lonely hermit, Dead baby dress up, 12 uses of dead babies, clubby the seal and carious welling, Viviparous dumpling, and many more.
His games are mostly compatible with Adobe Flash, Windows, Linux, OS X, Xbox 360, and PS4. Edmund McMillen and programmer Tommy Refenes founded and managed Team Meat, an independent game production company, and their first release was “Super Meat Boy.”
Achievements and awards
Gish won the adventure game of the year award at Game Tunnel in 2004, as well as the Indie game of the year. Another of his games, Coil, was nominated for an Innovation award at the Independent F games festival in 2009. Edmund McMillen was the original animator and character artist for Braid.
Edmund won an innovation award as well as GameSpot’s best platformer in 2006. He has also received awards for the best original downloadable console game, the 12th annual Academy of Interactive and Arts and Sciences awards, and the Casual game of the year.
Edmund McMillen’s Salary and Net Worth
This talented video game designer’s net worth is estimated to be more than $15 million as of July 2022. However, this designer is very wealthy because of his best-selling game, “super meat boy.” In just two years, more than one million copies of the same were sold, with each copy costing $15. Super meat boy alone generated $15 million in revenue.
|Celebrated Name||Edmund McMillen|
|Real Name||Edmund McMillen|
|Age||42 years old|
|Birth Date||2 March 1980|
|Birth Place||Santa Cruz, California, United States|
|Wife||Danielle McMillen (m. 2005)|
|Children||Yes (Peach McMillen)|
|Profession||Video game designer and artist|
|Net Worth||$15 million|