Richard GarfieldRichard Garfield
is the game designer
who created card games like Magic: The Gathering
, Vampire: The Eternal Struggle and board games like RoboRally
. Magic: The Gathering is his most successful game and is credited with developing the collectible card game
Garfield earned a Ph.D in combinatorial mathematics from the University of Pennsylvania in 1993. Most of his work with game design has been with the publisher Wizards of the Coast.