Bruno Faidutti (1961), is an associate professor and Doctor of Histor (he wrote a thesis on the unicorn myth).
But mostly, he is author or co-author of many boardgames : the most well known games are probably Tempête sur l’échiquier (1991), Mystère à l’Abbaye (1996), Citadelles (2000), Diamant (2005) et Mascarade (2013).
In 2017, he created Fearz! with Anja Wrede (a coproduction of the Editions Volumiques and Don’t Panic Games). It is a card games based on speed and observation in which players must simultaneously express their fear and find out their opponents’ fear.