Garry Newman
Garry Newman
Celebrated Name: Garry Newman
Real Name/Full Name: Garry Newman
Gender: Male
Age: 38 years old
Birth Date: 20 May 1982
Birth Place: England
Nationality: British
Height: 1.72 m
Weight: 75 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Wife/Spouse (Name): N/A
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Garry Newman Gay?: No
Profession: Video game developer
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2020: $5 Million
Last Updated: December 2020

Garry Newman is a British game designer, best known for being the creator behind the game ‘Garry’s Mod.’ In 2004, he founded the company ‘Facepunch Studios Limited’ and developed the games’  Garry’s Mod,’ ‘Rust,’ etc. His partners are Matthew Schwenk, Bryn Shurman, and Arthur Lee. Facepunch Studios Limited is based in Walsall, England.

Maybe you know about Garry Newman very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2020? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Garry Newman’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Newman had not received any formal training in programming and game development. He taught the programming language C++ to himself before he began working on ‘FaceWound,’ an action-based game.

Garry Newman founded the Facepunch Studios in 2004, before the release of ‘FaceWound.’ In the same year, he began developing the game ‘Garry’s Mod.’ It was initially a modification for ‘Half Life-2’, a game created by the Valve but was later made into a standalone game.

Personal Life

Not much is known about Garry Newman’s own life and family as he chooses it to keep his work in the limelight and his family, away from the media attention.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 20 May 1982, Garry Newman is 38 years old as of today’s date 4th December 2020. His height is 1.72 m tall, and his weight is 75 kg.

Career

Garry Newman founded the Facepunch Studios in 2004, before the release of ‘FaceWound.’ In the same year, he began developing the game ‘Garry’s Mod.’ It was initially a modification for ‘Half Life-2’, a game created by the Valve but was later made into a standalone game.

FaceWound’s release got delayed and later, canceled when the creators faced a distribution issue. The studio then decided to release ‘Garry’s Mod,’ which went on to become its primary flagship creation. By the end of 2016, the game had sold close to ten million copies worldwide and was one of the most played games on Steam, a digital video game service. Newman himself spent 338 hours in completing the game and made the achievement “Yes, I am the real Garry,” impossible to complete.

The company then developed another action based multi-player game called ‘Rust.’ Although heavily criticized for the amount of savagery, the game became a more significant success than ‘Garry’s Mod.’

In 2014, Newman announced that Facepunch Studios would be bringing out a prehistoric game titled ‘Before.’ However, in February 2019, the chief developer of ‘Before,’ Bill Lowe tweeted that the project had been terminated.

Awards & Achievements

Any reputed organization has not recognized Garry Newman to date. Garry has worked on many popular games such as Half-Life 2 and his most popular creation Garry’s Mod. Garry’s Mod is played by many peoples till today and also by many popular YouTubers such as Vanoss Gaming, H2ODelirious and etc.

Net Worth & Salary of Garry Newman in 2020

Garry Newman Net Worth
Garry Newman Net Worth

As of December 2020, Garry Newman has an estimated net worth of $5 million. He has earned this fortune as the founder of Facepunch Studios and the creator behind the notable games such as ‘Garry’s Mod,’ ‘Rust,’ etc. Both these games have sold millions of copies worldwide.

Garry Newman is a video game entrepreneur, widely known for creating the cult game, ‘Garry’s Mod,’ on which he had worked for as long as five years. He was once asked on his Reddit about how he was able to hold on to a single project for so long without getting weary and stultified, to which he replied, “Garry’s Mod is such a huge thing. If I get bored of one aspect, I can work on another aspect”.

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