• Born date: 1957-07-30
  • Born in: n.a.
Howard Scott Warshaw

Howard Scott Warshaw (born July 30, 1957), also known as "HSW" and "The Silicon Valley Therapist", is an American psychotherapist and former game designer who is best known for his work at Atari in the early 1980s. There, he designed and programmed the games Yars' Revenge, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, all for the Atari 2600 video game console. He has also written two books as well as produced and directed three documentaries.