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Fred Ford is a video game programmer.

Ford is best known for being the co-creator, together with Paul Reiche III, of the Star Control universe. Ford did the programming, while Reiche was responsible for the game design and fiction.[1] Ford has also worked as the lead programmer on The Horde and Pandemonium.[2]

Ford is currently the lead programmer of video game development company Toys for Bob.


  1. Star Control 2 Manual
  2. Fred Ford's profile at MobyGames