Amy Briggs

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Amy R. Briggs

Name: Amy R. Briggs

Born: 1962 in Minnesota, USA

Computer-related contributions

  • American female computer programmer and interactive fiction game creator.
  • Author of Plundered Hearts, an interactive fiction computer game (1987).
  • Human factors engineer at 3M designing usable products, software, and web sites.

Significant publications

  • Gamma Force (1988) (with Tom Snyder Productions).
  • Plundered Hearts (1987).


"C. S. Lewis said he had to write The Chronicles of Narnia because they were books he wanted to read, and nobody else had written them yet. Plundered Hearts was a game I wanted to play."