Scott Braden Cawthon Net Worth, Age, Height, Biography

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Scott Braden Cawthon is a US-based former video game developer and writer who was born June 4th, 1978 in Houston, Texas. 

His media franchise Five Nights at Freddy’s developed a game called eponymous survival horror game which was released in 2014. 

Upon its release the game became popular. 

During his career as a game developer, Cawthon has developed 10 games. 

He is also a writer who has written as many as 10 stories and a novel The Silver Eyes published in 2015. 

Full NameScott Braden CawthonDate of BirthJune 4th, 1978 Place of BirthHouston, Texas, US ProfessionVideo Game Developer and Writer Relationship StatusMarriedNet Worth

$60 million


Cawthon’s career kicked off when in 2014 he submitted Five Nights at Freddy’s to Steam’s Greenlight system along with it 

He also submitted the game to other platforms like IndieDB and Desura. 

The first trailer of the game was released in June 2014 followed by a demo version which was released in July 2014. 

On August 8, 2014, the game was accepted by Steam’s Greenlight and was priced at $4.99. Soon Cawthon would release 9 other installments of the game making it a total number of 10 installments. 

He also released numerous other games called Freddy Fazbear’s Pizzeria Simulator and Ultimate Custom Night. 

In August 2021 Cawthon announced that he would not be taking any further part in the development of games, rather he would now be taking part in marketing and publishing as well as helping his firm acquire legal licensing. 

In June Cawthon announced his retirement from game development citing that he wanted to spend more time with his family and children. 


Cawthon released his first novel on Amazon in 2015. 

The novel was named Five Nights at Freddy’s: The Silver Eyes. 

In June 2017 Cawthon released his second novel which was named Five Nights at Freddy’s: The Twisted Ones and in 2018 a third novel of the series was released 

on Amazon called by the name of Five Nights at Freddy’s: The Fourth Closet. 

Cawthon is also working on another book series which will have a total number of eleven books the first book 

that was released in December 2019 is named Fazbear Frights #1: into the Pit. 

Individual Life 

As per media sources, not much information is available about Cawthon’s personal life. Cawthon is married and has five sons. 

The name of his wife is unknown. Cawthon stirred controversy when he donated to Republican Party candidate 

Donald Trump for the US Presidential election of 2020. Following this, he received death threats. 

Scott Cawthon Net Worth

As per media sources, Scott Cawthon’s net worth is estimated to be around $60 million. 

He is a retired video game developer who has earned most of his fortune from developing video games. 

Additionally, he has also written a few novels and is working on writing an eleven-book. 

Scott Cawthon Height

He is 5 feet and 7 inches tall.