It was introduced earlier within the week that business veteran Donald Mustard, who’s the chief inventive officer at Epic Video games, can be retiring from his position and leaving the corporate. Now, it’s been confirmed who his alternative can be.
Over on LinkedIn, Charlie Wen has revealed that he has been appointed as the brand new chief inventive officer at Epic Video games. “It’s an unimaginable honor to collaborate with a number of the brightest minds within the business and contribute my expertise to a corporation devoted to driving innovation in leisure and know-how,” Wen wrote in a submit.
Wen has had a lot of notable positions at a lot of corporations throughout media. From 2001 to 2006, he labored at Sony Santa Monica, the place he helped outline the visible model and id of the God of Battle franchise and its protagonist, Kratos.
He was additionally the co-founder and head of Marvel Studios’ Visible Improvement studio, the place, between 2008 and 2014, he labored on a lot of Marvel Cinematic Universe motion pictures, together with the likes of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Guardians of the Galaxy, Thor, The Avengers, and Ant-Man, amongst others.
Between 2014 and 2015, he additionally had a stint at League of Legends developer Riot Video games, with whom he has additionally continued to function a inventive guide.