Grzegorz Miechowski

CEO, 11 bit studios
Age 46, Poland
for contribution to the world peace

About Grzegorz Miechowski

Grzegorz Miechowski is the founder and CEO of 11 bit studios, a Polish games developer that created a widely popular game "This War of Mine". It teaches young (and not only) audience to understand the word "WAR" and what it means to be a part of it. It contributes to the world peace efforts with the innovative (gaming) approach. They initiated cooperation with UNICEF and a number of universities worldwide. The cost of development were covered in first weekend after the premiere, and since then the game keeps being one of the topsellers on Steam and other distribution platforms.

Grzegorz Miechowski is a game developer since early 90s, when he created one of the first development studios in Poland. Over the last dozen years he’s worked successfully as a team leader and the CEO of various game development companies. One of the founding fathers of 11 bit studios and author of the "This War of Mine" original concept. Apart from gaming, his hobby is playing the electric guitar. Favorite book: Aldous Huxley's "Brand New World".