Jagex has announced that former CCP Games, Trion Worlds developer, Nathan Richardsson, has joined the company. His announced role is as an executive producer on an as-yet-unannounced online action role-playing game. Richardsson brings over 15 years of experience to Jagex, including stints with EVE Online, World of Darkness, Defiance and Dead by Daylight.
Other notable hires coming to the Jagex team include:
- Pete McKay as Director of Community (formerly CCP and Riot Games)
- Agatha Bejan as Head of CRM and Player Engagement (formerly EA, Microsoft and NaturalMotion)
- Mitchell Goodwin as RuneScape Technical Director (formerly Codemasters, Sony and PlayStation Home)
- Alan Krause as Senior Director of Game Engineering (formerly SOE, Trion, Amazon)
Hopefully, we will hear more about the online ARPG soon!