Tom Barbalet

Tom Barbalet is the creator of Noble Ape, editor of Biota.org and chair of the IGDA Intellectual Property Rights SIG.

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The Noble Ape development was attributed to Barbalet's travels around Malaysia and observation of wild monkeys living on the outskirts of Kuala Lumpur and PenangPenang, and a dare with another student in creating a true cognitive simulation in stark contrast to the academic views of the university Barbalet was attending. The Noble Ape development continues on to this day.

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Barbalet moved to the Bay Area in 1999 following an article by new media theorist Douglas Rushkoff. There he spent time with Steve Wozniak and John Draper, before moving to the United KingdomUnited Kingdom and settling in Wilmslow in 2001. Barbalet lives in the Bay Area with his wife.

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