God speed Ian Trout...you will be missed

Matrix Games is reporting the death of Ian Trout today.


Ian Trout (1949-2011), President and co-founder of SSG, passed away today after losing his battle with cancer. Ian was the designer of most of SSG's games and his untimely death represents a huge loss to SSG and the games industry.

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Comment by Gerson Monteiro on August 7, 2011 at 10:22am
God bless his soul. From Brazil. A friend.
Comment by Wilhelm Klink on August 5, 2011 at 4:41pm
Europe Ablaze, Decisive Battles of the American Civil War, Battlefront, Carriers at War... I got them all for the C=64 and I loved the way Ian and the boys created them... R.I.P. Ian.
Comment by Jim Werbaneth on August 4, 2011 at 6:39pm
DAMN!!!  He was one of the real founders of the computer wargaming hobby.

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