Scott Cawthon
Scott Cawthon

Scott Cawthon is a famous video game designer known for the creation of Five Nights at Freddy’s game series. He received a huge success after the development of the game.

Quick Biography

The developer was born on 26 July 1971 at Houston, Texas, United States. The animator also created several other games.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Scott Cawthon
Age: 51 years old
Birth Date: 26 July 1971
Birth Place: Houston, Texas, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: Christians
Parents: N/A
Spouse: N/A
Children: Two child
Height: 1.75 m
Weight: 55 kg
Profession: Game Designer, Developer Animator & Writer
Net Worth in 2022: $70 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Scott Cawthon is 51 years old. The height of the developer is 1.75 m, and the weight is 55 kg. The hair color of Scott is Black.

Education, School/College University

We did not have much information about Scott Cawthon’s education. The designer is alma mater from The Art Institute of Houston.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

We did not have information about the Scott Cawthon parents. The designer did not have any siblings. The ethnicity of Scott is White. The animator believes in Christianity. He did not share his political views with anyone.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

We did not have information about Scott Cawthon’s wife. The writer has two sons, and we did know about the name of sons.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): single
When did he get married? (married date): N/A
Does he have any relationship affair? N/o
Is Scott Cawthon Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): N/A
Kids: Two child

Professional Life and Career

We did know when and how Scott did become an animator and game designer. We did have much information about the past. The designer started his career in the 1990s. In 2003, he developed three games named Bogart, Lost Island & Legacy of Flan. In 2005, he developed Legend of White Whale. Scott developed a Weird Colony, which does not get successful. The animator joins Hope Animation. Hope Animation is a children’s animator company based on Christian values.

The animator released his eight-part series named The Pilgrim’s Progress on 19 March 2007. The series released on YouTube. After releasing his first series, the developer created several games named Sit N Survive, Chipper, Sons Lumber Co, & The Desolate Hope. Some games of Scott submitted to Steam Greenlight. Cawthon, The Desolate Hope, gain some respect, whereas his game Chipper & Sons Lumber Co was criticized by the reviewers.

He started working on Five Nights of Freddy’s with an animatronic-like character. The developer submitted his game Five Nights at Freddy’s in June 2014 to IndieDB. The game became popular in a short period. On 13 August 2014, the game was released to Desura and Steam Greenlight. The games get available on Steam for $4.9. The Five Nights at Freddy’s received praise from critics.

After the success of the first part, the second part of Five Nights at Freddy’s two released.  The Scott deleted all the information from the official site after the release of the sequel. The third game was released on 2 March 2015. After two months, the fourth part of the game released with an additional Halloween update.  In April 2015, Warner Bros. Pictures acquired the right of the game to make the movie.

Scott Cawthon released his first novel named Five Nights at Freddy’s: The Silver Eyes on 17 December 2015. The book released as an eBook for Amazon.  The developed signed a three-book deal with Scholastic Corporation. The third and second book of the writer released in 2017 & 2018.

Scott started working on a new role-playing video game named FNaF World. The FNaF is not a horror game but an RPG game. FNaF World was released on 21 January 2016. The teaser of Five Nights at Freddy’s sister location released on 21 May 2016. It released for the public on 7 October 2016. The second novel Five Nights at Freddy’s: The Twisted Ones was released on 27 June 2017.

The first guestbook of the Cawthon named The Freddy Files released on 29 August 2017, whereas  The Scott Freddy Fazbear’s Pizzeria Simulator launched in 2017. On 26 June 2018, the third developer novel Five Nights at Freddy’s: The Fourth Closet released. The developer is currently working on eight games.

Awards & Nominations

In 2015, the Five Nights at Freddy’s nominated for the iHorror in category Best Horror Video Game.

Scott Cawthon Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2022

Scott Cawthon Net Worth
Scott Cawthon Net Worth

As of August 2022, The net worth of Scott Cawthon is $70 million. The developer earned his net worth as an American video game maker, writer, developer, & YouTube.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Scott Cawthon did not involve in any controversy or scandal.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Scott Cawthon  Facebook page has around 14830 fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 123k followers. On the Scott Cawthon  Instagram account, he has around 1496 followers, while on YouTube, Scott Cawthon has around 1.93m subscribers.

Scott Cawthon is a great human being. He donated $500,000 to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital raised through the fundraiser event.


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