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Millar Brothers Leave Jaleco and Team Up With Lionhead

by Rainier on June 16, 2004 @ 8:33 a.m. PDT

Lionhead Studios is delighted to announce the appointment of brothers Ron and Chris Millar who both formerly worked for Jaleco Entertainment and Blizzard Entertainment. Ron Millar is to continue his work as designer at Lionhead Studios and his experience on games such as Warcraft, Starcraft and Diablo will undoubtedly bring a new perspective to Lionhead's design process.

Chris Millar is one of the industry's most experienced producers and he also worked on a host of Blizzard titles including Starcraft, Warcraft III and Diablo II Lord of Destruction, he was latterly a Development Director at Jaleco Entertainment

In announcing their appointments, Peter Molyneux Managing Director of Lionhead said "Ron and Chris have so much experience in games development and design that we felt that they would be an exciting and valuable addition to Lionhead. The games they have worked on speak for themselves and I am very much looking forward to working with them both".

Ron Millar responded "Lionhead is a hotbed of creativity, literally bursting with very talented and passionate people. To be given the chance to work with such an amazing group is the sort of thing every game developer dreams of".

Chris Millar added "Ron and I have been fans for many years; it's very exciting to become a part of a cutting edge studio, such as Lionhead".

Ron and Chris are due to join Lionhead at the beginning of June .

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