richard garriott Seven Awesome Things For Sale in Richard Garriott’s Auction By Ryan Groves • Sep 17, 2013 Austin Auction Gallery There’s many ways to describe Richard Garriott de Cayeux: computer gaming pioneer, sometime astronaut and Austin resident. And now you have the chance to bid on items from Garriott’s one-of-a-kind collection. This Saturday, the Austin Auction House is offering over 500 items and collections from Garriott’s estate – presumably housed at Britannia Manor, Garriott’s ornate home overlooking Lake Austin. Buy Richard Garriott’s Home For $4 Million By Nathan Bernier • Oct 18, 2011 Photo by GDC Europe http://www.flickr.com/photos/officialgdc/ Video game mogul and noted space tourist Richard Garriott is selling his Hill Country home in northwest Austin. The $4.1 million "manor" is described as “captivating and magical” in this RE/MAX listing.