Jessica Mulligan is one of the most respected and highly regarded video game veterans in North America with two decades of online game industry experience producing and managing massively multiplayer persistent worlds. As an Executive Producer at Turbine Entertainment Software, she now oversees the direction and development of Turbine’s award-winning massively-multiplayer online game franchise, Asheron’s Call.
Ms. Mulligan also held a number of positions within the game industry, including President of The Themis Group, a renowned consulting group, from 2001-2002 and Director of Operations at MM3D, Inc., where she was in charge of game services for Middle Earth Online from 2000-2001. Ms. Mulligan has been involved in the design, development or management of more than 50 online games, including a dozen massively-multiplayer games.
An acclaimed writer on industry issues, she was the author of the popular “Biting the Hand” column on Skotos.net for over six years. Her most recent book, “Developing Online Games: An Insider’s Guide,” with co-author with Bridgette Patrovsky, was released in the United States by New Riders in March 2003 and has since been published in localized versions worldwide, including China and Korea.
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杰西卡.玛丽甘是北美最有威望和良好声誉的业内名人, 有20多年的丰富的在线游戏产业的制作与管理大规模游戏产品的经验. 作为Turbine 娱乐软件公司的制片总监, 杰西卡·玛丽甘负责对那些Turbine的获奖在线游戏产品如 “阿斯龙的召唤” 等产品进行开发授权和监制。
玛丽甘女士在游戏业内还有许多其它职务, 如Themis 集团的总裁, 该集团是一家咨询机构. 2001-2002年在MM3D 公司担任运作总监, 2000-2001年在Middle Earth Online 负责游戏产品服务. 玛丽甘女士曾经参与过50多部在线游戏产品的设计; 开发和管理工作, 包括10多部大规模的游戏.
广受欢迎的业内作家, 为众所周知的网站 Skotos.net 的“Biting the Hand” 栏目作了6年的作者. 她最新推出的书名叫 “Developing Online Games: An Insider’s Guide,” （在线游戏研发：权威指南）是与Bridgette Patrovsky共同编写的, 发表于2003年3月的美国New Riders 刊物上, 并且在全球进行了本地化的版本发行, 包括中国和韩国.