He will talk about his exciting career and what it's like to be the head of PR at a major studio
Jan Wagner has been involved in the industry for over 30 years with his experience spanning Product Management, Game Design and Producing as well as teaching Game Design and Game Culture. He was Head of Product Management at Vivendi Universal Games Germany and worked on over 100 titles during this time, some of which were internationally renowned top ten hits such as Half-Life, Warcraft, Empire Earth and Diablo. He then joined Primetide a Marketing and PR company, working with companies like Tilted Mill, Massive Development and JoWooD. He helped produce the SpellForce Series and went on to become Director of Brand Management at JoWooD. In 2005 he founded Cliffhanger Productions with Michael Paeck focusing on online games such as Shadowrun Chronicles and in 2016 went on to found Owned by Gravity, releasing Fantasy General II and SpellForce: Conquest of Eo. He currently also is Head of Digital at Ulisses Spiele helping the company develop an in-house digital development team.
Wednesday, November 29, 2023, 17:45Industry Talk
Jan Wagner – Cliffhanger Productions
Game Industry Talks Wintersemester '23