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Former EA Exec Heads Kuju's London Studio

by Rainier on Feb. 15, 2008 @ 5:56 p.m. PST

Kuju Entertainment announced the appointment of former EA executive Bradley Crooks as Studio Head of the London Studio, know for developing Nintendo's recent Wii exclusive Battalion Wars game, and currently working on several unannounced projects.

Jonathan Newth, Corporate Development Officer for Kuju commented, "Bradley brings a broad range of skills and experience to Kuju so this is a great appointment for us. We have had a successful 2007 and now with Bradley joining us it really puts our London studio in the position to become a real force in games development."

Prior to joining Kuju Bradley worked at EA in both publishing and production on high profile titles including Crysis, Black & White 2, The Godfather and The Sims franchise. Previously he worked in New Media and the Film Industry and has 15 years experience in the entertainment sector.

Bradley Crooks, Studio Head of Kuju London added, "I'm looking forward to being a part of the great team of people that make up the studio in London. We're working on some really innovative projects at the moment and are well placed to take advantage of consumers changing appetite for games and the growing success of new types of game consoles and interfaces."

Kuju London, based near the Tate Modern, currently employs 50 staff and is working on several as yet unannounced titles.

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