Erik Wolpaw Net Worth

Erik Wolpaw Net Worth is
$3 Million

Erik Wolpaw Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Erik Wolpaw is an American video game writer. Wolpaw and Chet Faliszek were the two writers behind the now-defunct Old Man Murray video game commentary web site. As of March 2013, he works for Valve Corporation in Bellevue, Washington. The Old Man Murray web site had a huge influence on gaming writing and gaming journalism and has been referenced in many computer games.As a high-school student Wolpaw wrote two type-in program games for the Atari 8-bit family that Antic published in 1983 and 1984. He wrote dialogue for the video game Portal and wrote Portal 2 with Chet Faliszek and Jay Pinkerton. In 2006, Wolpaw won the Game Developers Choice Award for Best Writing for his story and dialogue contributions to Psychonauts while working for Double Fine Productions.In 2004, Wolpaw was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis. Expecting his condition to require a departure from the company, he spoke with managing director Gabe Newell, who surprised him by offering an extended leave with pay. "Your job is to get better," Newell said. "That is your job description at Valve. So go home to your wife and come back when you are better."



Psychonauts 22018Video Game announced
Lego Dimensions2015Video Game characters created by - uncredited
Expiration Date2014/IShort
Portal: Origins2013Short "Portal" characters by
Meet the Pyro2012Video short
Meet the Medic2011Video short
Portal 22011Video Game
Meet the Spy2009Video short
Left 4 Dead2008Video Game
Meet the Sandvich2008Video short
Meet the Sniper2008Video short
Meet the Scout2008Video short
Half-Life 2: Episode Two2007Video Game
Portal2007Video Game
Meet the Demoman2007Video short
Team Fortress 22007Video Game
Meet the Engineer2007Video short
Meet the Soldier2007Video short
Meet the Heavy2007Video short
Half-Life 2: Episode One2006Video Game written by
Psychonauts2005Video Game dialogue / story


Portal 22011Video GameHimself - Commentary (voice, uncredited)
Left 4 Dead 22009Video GameHimself - Commentary (voice, uncredited)
Left 4 Dead2008Video GameHimself - Commentary (voice, uncredited)
Half-Life 2: Episode Two2007Video GameHimself - Commentary (voice, uncredited)
Portal2007Video GameHimself - Commentary (voice, uncredited)
Half-Life 2: Episode One2006Video GameHimself - Commentary (voice, uncredited)

Won Awards

2008Game Developers Choice AwardGame Developers Choice AwardsGame of the YearPortal (2007)

Nominated Awards

2008Game Developers Choice AwardGame Developers Choice AwardsWritingPortal (2007)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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