Leonard Herman is an American author, technical writer, publisher, and video games historian.
In 1994, he established Rolenta Press, which specializes in books and software related to video game history.
Herman authored ABC to the VCS: A Directory of Software to the Atari 2600 (1996, 2005) and Phoenix: The Fall and Rise of Videogames (1994, 1997, 2001). He also edited and published Ralph H. Baer’s autobiography, Videogames: In the Beginning (2005). Herman has written numerous articles on video game history for magazines such as Game Informer, The Official PlayStation Magazine, Electronic Gaming Monthly, and Edge. Herman continues to collect video games and research the history of the video games industry.