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Chris King (game designer)

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Years active  2002—present

Name  Chris King
Occupation  Game programmer, video game designer, video game producer
Known for  Europa Universalis IV, Crusader Kings II, Hearts of Iron, Victoria II

GDC16 Flash Forward: History and Game Design

Crusader Kings II - Developer Diary #1: Character Database - GameSpot

Chris King is a designer and producer of several popular grand strategy video games, most notably Hearts of Iron, Europa Universalis IV, Victoria II and Crusader Kings II.


He has spent most of his career working at Paradox Interactive on most of the studio's main intellectual properties, before leaving in 2013 to found Crispon Games AB alongside former Paradox colleague Pontus Aberg.

Video games

GDC16 Flash Forward: History and Game Design - YouTube

The games developed, co-developed and/or produced by Chris King:


Chris King (game designer) Wikipedia