Alec Holowka Wiki
Alec Holowka is the Infinite Fall developer, Canadian indie game developer, co-founder of an independent game companies Bit Blot and Infinite Ammo. On August 31, 2019, he died after he was accused of sexual assault by a fellow developer, Zoe Quinn.
Eileen Holowka sister of Alec confirmed this news and wrote “Alec Holowka, my brother and best friend, passed away this morning,” Later, Eileen Holowka said in the message that her brother had taken his own life. In the statement, Eileen thanks game developer Adam Saltsman for “staying up late talking with us and reminding Alec that there was a future.”
In announcing Holowka’s passing, Eileen Holowka said that she believes “survivors and I have always done everything I can to support survivors, those suffering from mental illnesses, and those with chronic illnesses.”
Additionally, Over the last few years, with therapy and medication, Alec became a new person – the same person he had always been but without any of the darkness. He was calm and happy, positive and loving. Change is a slow process and it wasn’t perfect but he was working towards rehabilitation and a better life.”
Alec Holowka, my brother and best friend, passed away this morning. pic.twitter.com/NONUNSZ08q
— Eileen Mary Holowka (@derangedpoetess) August 31, 2019
Alec Holowka Career
He started developing games at 8 years of age in Canada when his father purchased him a book Basic Fun. Later, he began working with a freeware group called Zaphire Productions. He then worked for numerous failed startups, including one in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada working on a PC multiplayer fantasy action title and a combat racer in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada for the Xbox 360.
Holowka first appeared on the scene with the 2006 freeware titled, “I’m OK,” alongside Derek Yu. In 2009, Holowka worked on the iPhone game, “Das Cube,” with Mark Johns. In 2007, Holowka won the Seamus McNally Grand Prize at the Independent Games Festival for his work on “Entering Aquaria.” Holowka was also known for composing the music for several titles, including “Lost Constellation.”
Furthermore, he was known for collaborating with Derek Yu to create Aquaria and freeware game I’m O.K – A Murder Simulator and with Scott Benson and Bethany Hockenberry to create Night in the Woods and as well as founding an independent game company called Infinite Fall.
In the wake of the allegations made by Quinn, Scott Benson, of the “Night in the Woods” team, announced that they had severed ties with Holowka. Quinn made her allegations on Twitter on August 27.
Alec Holowka Net Worth
Estimated Net Worth of him is under review.
Alec Holowka Wiki
Full Name: Alec Holowka
Nick Name: Alec
Born: United States
Famous For: Game Developer
Age: Will Update
School: High School
Height: 5 feet 8 Inch Tall
Weight: 78 KG
Eye Color: Brown
Hair color: Brown
Marital Status: Un-Married
Favorites and hobbies
Favorite Actor: Jason Momoa
Favorite Actress: Scarlett Johansson
Favorite Destination: Sydney
Favorite Food: Italian
Sister: Eileen Holowka
Relationships, Affairs, Dating, Wife
Dating history: NA
Net worth: Under Review
Social Media Accounts
Twitter Account: Yes
Facebook Account: Yes
Instagram Account: Yes