Jon Pickens is a game designer and editor who has worked for TSR, Inc. and Wizards of the Coast.

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Pickens met Gary Gygax as a teenager in 1968, and the latter introduced the former to gaming conventions.

Education[edit | edit source]

Pickens received his bachelor's degree in English and Economics from Valparaiso University in 1976.

Career[edit | edit source]

After college, Pickens wrote articles for Dragon magazine before eventually applying for a job at TSR. He was hired as an editor. During his time with TSR, he contributed to a large number of Dungeons & Dragons sourcebooks and assisted many other authors on their research for gaming products.

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