David Braben

David Braben.

David Braben is a british computer programmer. He is the main developer of the video game The Outsider, which he is working on with Frontier Developments.

Early LifeEdit

David Braben attended Buckhurst Hill County High School in Chigwell, Essex, and studied natural science at Jesus College, Cambridge.


David Braben is best known as the creator of the Elite series of video games, starting in the 80's, which involved space trading. There are currently 3 Elite games that have been released, with a fourth game planned for release.

He has also worked on the RollerCoaster Tycoon line of video games, as well as a few Wallace and Grommit-based games.

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