Kevin Wilson is a game designer and game component developer who is known for designing games for Fantasy Flight Games. He previously worked for Alderac Entertainment Group and has a degree in artificial intelligence from the University of California, Berkeley. He first got into gaming with a Dungeons & Dragons box set at the age of 8. Madgar was his first important board game design. Bruno Faidutti has been one of his favorite game designers.
"For me, the theme of a board game is sort of like its sales pitch. ... a great game is a marriage of a theme that excites me and a set of mechanics that I'm proud of."