Scott Marriott



Simulation Gaming

The Sims



  • Has written about simulation gaming since 1989 for a variety of publications including G4 Media, Viacom, and the now-defunct, which featured over 60,000 game reviews
  • Published in Video Game Collector Magazine and Classic Gamer Magazine


Scott Alan Marriott is a former writer for Lifewire specializing in computer simulation games for just under two years. He has been writing about games professionally since 1998 and has written for a variety of publications about games like "Lemonade Stand," "Sim City," and "Minecraft."

Marriott has worked as's senior editor, overseeing a database of more than 60,000 computer, console, and handheld games, and is an active contributor to G4 Media's "X-Play" and Viacom's "GameTrailers." Other publications he has written for include Video Game Collector Magazine and Classic Gamer Magazine.

Lifewire and Dotdash

Lifewire is a Top 10 technology information website, as rated by comScore, a leading internet measurement company. We reach more than 10 million readers per month with our trusted, clear, and actionable answers to your most pressing technology questions.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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