Interplay’s ‘Lord of the Rings’, ‘Star Trek’, ‘Fallout’ screenwriter Scott Benny dies

Scott Bennie, writer, producer and designer of multiple video games and tabletop role-playing games, has died at 61 due to complications from pneumonia. facebook page.

While you may not recognize Scott Bennie by name, you may know some of his work. In the 1990s, he worked as a producer and designer at Interplay, working on two volumes of The Lord of the Rings, as well as the strategy simulation game Castles and Castles: Battle of the North. His other Interplay works primarily as a writer include the Star Trek games Starfleet Academy, Ritual of Judgment, Star Trek: 25th Anniversary, Starfleet Command and Starfleet Command 2, and Castle 2: Siege and Conquest, and Original Fallout.