In the 1980's, Brown worked for Game Designers' Workshop and contributed to Traveller and Twilight: 2000 game lines.
He designed the 2300 AD game and worked as an editor at Challenge Magazine for some time.
Tim Brown is the creator of the DARK SUN campaign setting. His congenial partners were Troy Denning, who wrote the Prism Pentad novel series and
Brom, the artist who defined Dark Sun's gloomy desert look.
As Creative Director at TSR, Tim Brown oversaw the game design department until 1995. In 1995, he wrote his first novel, Dark Knight of Karameikos.
As of 1998, he lived in southeast Wisconsin with his wife and daughters.
Picture from DRAGON Magazin #219 promotional CD "Waveforms" (1995)