10 Facts About Chris Avellone


Chris Avellone is an American video game designer and comic book writer.


Chris Avellone worked for Interplay and Obsidian Entertainment before working as a freelancer.


Chris Avellone is best known for his work on role-playing video games such as Planescape: Torment and the Fallout series.


Chris Avellone contributed to the 1998 game Fallout 2 and continued to work on its franchise.


Chris Avellone worked on all the games of the Icewind Dale series, which were released from 2000 to 2002.


Chris Avellone worked as a senior designer on Fallout: New Vegas.


Chris Avellone worked as the project director and lead creative designer on Dead Money, Old World Blues and Lonesome Road Fallout: New Vegas downloadable content.


Chris Avellone worked as a narrative designer on Pillars of Eternity prior to leaving Obsidian Entertainment in June 2015.


Chris Avellone has since worked as a freelancer on games such as Pillars of Eternity, Torment: Tides of Numenera, Prey, Divinity: Original Sin II, Pathfinder: Kingmaker, and Into the Breach.


Chris Avellone published a denial of the allegations through Medium in June 2021 and stated he had filed a libel suit against his accusers in a California court.