Leslie Scott

Recipient, Game Design, 2012

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A British expatriate, Leslie Scott was born and raised in Africa, and educated in Kenya, Sierra Leone, and England. One of the world’s few professional game designers, she has devised and published over thirty games in a career spanning over twenty-five years. Leslie Scott is the creator of the blockbuster game Jenga, the co-founder of Oxford Games, Ltd., and the author of “About Jenga: The Remarkable Business of Creating a Game that Became a Household Name.”