Bruce Nesmith is a developer who worked at Bethesda Softworks as the director of design/senior designer on Fallout 3. He also worked on Fallout 4 and Fallout 76 as a quest designer and writer, as well as on Fallout Shelter as an additional designer.


From 1988-1995, he was an integral part of TSR as their Creative Director. There, he was in charge of the development of many of their best selling titles. From 1995-1998, Bruce worked for Bethesda Softworks in the position of Senior Producer.

From 1998-2004, he was not employed in the gaming community. In 2004, Bruce returned to Bethesda Game Studios and is now the Director of Design.

Employment historyEdit

19881995TSRCreative Director
19951998Bethesda SoftworksSenior Producer
2004PresentBethesda SoftworksDirector of Design


Fallout seriesEdit

YearTitleCredited as/for
2008Fallout 3Director of Design
Senior Designer
Quest Writer
2015Fallout ShelterAdditional Designer
2015Fallout 4Quest Designer & Writer
2018Fallout 76Quest Designer & Writer

Other workEdit

YearTitleCredited as/for
2011The Elder Scrolls V: SkyrimLead Designer
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