Fresh off the release of Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning and 38 Studios is adding two more to their roster, John Blakely as senior vice president of development and Mark Hansen as senior vice president of operations and business. Blakely has served as vice president of development at Sony Online Entertainment and was general manager of Zynga Austin. Hansen served as senior director of Playwell Studios, where he led the development, launch, and operation of Lego Universe.
“From its founding, 38 Studios has always been about team,” said Curt Schilling, founder and chairman of 38 Studios. “I am proud to add these two team-focused and incredibly accomplished leaders to the 38 Studios roster. Between EverQuest, EverQuest II, DC Universe Online and LEGO Universe, both John and Mark have had a decade of experience, and success, in the MMO space and I’m excited they are now part of the 38 Studios family.”
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