John Higgins is an American designer from Omaha, Nebraska who designs games combining old-school mechanics with more recent modes of gaming.
John publishes under his own imprint, Relative Entropy Games.
from the designer's blog:
Still looking for the perfect tabletop RPG, something with the narrative chops of AD&D 2nd edition but which lives in the "sweet spot" where everything is balanced and nicely challenging.
John often posts on gaming forums under the handle "Jack Daniel"
this is not the same person as John Higgins (I)