|Full Name||Edward J. Boon|
|Date of Birth||February 22, 1964|
|Birthplace||Chicago, Illinois, USA|
|Height||6' 0" (1.83 m)|
|Weight||196 lb (89 kg)|
|Net Worth Total||$14,000,000|
|Source of Money||Game Designer|
|Last Updated||July 2021|
Best known for being a game designer, Ed Boon was born in winter of 1964. His date of birth is February 22, 1964. He was born under Pisces zodiac sign, and belongs to Baby Boomers Generation. According to Chinese calendar, his year of birth, 1964, is the Year of Dragon. He is from Chicago, Illinois, USA. American game designer and voice actor, Ed Boon, is best known for being the co-creator of Mortal Kombat video game franchise. He worked at the Midway Games company for over 15 years and later joined the Warner Bros. Entertainment. His creation, Mortal Kombat, also gathered attraction of movies, which was directed by Paul Anderson. His Mortal Kombat game spawned a series of movies, the first of which was directed by Paul W.S. Anderson.
Life & Biography
Edward J. “Ed” Boon is an American video game programmer and director who had been employed for over 15 years at Midway Games and since 2011 works for Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment in its subsidiary company NetherRealm Studios. Boon is best known for the widely popular Mortal Kombat series, which he created with John Tobias. Edward J. Boon was born in Chicago, Illinois, USA on February 22, 1964. Ed is currently fifty seven years old. He is most famous for being a game designer. He studied math and computer science at the University of Illinois. He worked on pinball games after graduating. Ranked among IGN’s Top 100 Game Creators, he helped programmed Mortal Kombat and voiced the yellow ninja character Scorpion.
Boon was born on 22 February 1964, in the city of Chicago, Illinois, to a middle-class family. He grew up with his two siblings and raised in a disciplined family. Ed completed his schooling from Loyola Academy, situated in Wilmette. Later, he got admission to the University of Illinois and earned a degree of Bachelor of Science. E majored in the subject of Mathematics. After he completed his graduation, he worked at Williams Entertainment for a few years in their pinball department. Ed was called Mortal Master during that period and eventually got the idea of what to do in the future.
Ed has not been previously engaged. He was born in Chicago, Illinois and grew up alongside his two sisters. The education details are not available at this time.
1. Ed Boon is a Pisces.
2. He has been alive for 20,977 days or 503,467 hours.
3. He was born in the Year of the Dragon.
4. His next birthday is in .
5. Ed Boon is 6 feet tall.
6. He was born in Baby Boomers Generation (1964).
7. On Ed’s date of birth, the number one song in America was "I Want To Hold Your Hand" by The Beatles.
8. Ed Boon primary income source is from being a Game Designer.
9. Ed Boon’s birth flower is Violet.
10. Ed Boon’s nickname: Noob
11. His birthstone is Amethyst.
12. Ed’s life path number is 8.
13. His ruling planet is Neptune.
Height, Weight & Age
As of today (July 29th, 2021), Ed Boon is exactly 57 years, 5 months, and 7 days old. His next birthday is in . He is 6 feet (1.83 m) tall, and his weight is 196 lb (89 kg).
Net Worth & Salary in 2021
So how much is Ed Boon worth today? At the age of fifty seven, the American game designer has a net worth of about $14,000,000. This roughly translates to €13,020,000 euros or £11,340,000 pounds. The net worth estimates vary because it’s difficult to forecast spending habits over the years. Ed Boon’s wealth comes mostly from being a successful Game Designer.
What is net worth?
Net worth is the amount of assets that exceed liabilities. Assets include cash, real estate, and anything else of value. It is the value of everything you own, minus what you own. Net worth is not yearly.
How to calculate Net Worth: Assets minus Debt equals Net Worth. Net worth is basically calculated by adding anything of value and then subtracting all of the liabilities. Net worth is not yearly and it not the same as net income. Net income is what you actually bring home after taxes and payroll deductions.