It takes a lot more than just developers to make video games the most successful form of modern entertainment. From game journalists to YouTubers, cosplayers to corporate big wigs, these folks couldn't code their way out of a paper bag, but they're noteworthy in their own regard.

This list doesn't capture absolutely everyone that helps make the games business go 'round, but it does put a spotlight on the few awesome folks who help keep the wheels turning in some capacity. Leave comments below letting us know who we forgot and who doesn't deserve to be up here; there's just too many people to highlight and we'd love to hear your opinion.