Jeffrey Kaplan is an American video game designer who is vice president of Blizzard Entertainment. He designed elements of World of Warcraft and is the lead designer on Overwatch.
|Born:||November 4, 1972|
|Education:||University of Southern California (BA), New York University (MA)|
|Occupation:||Video game designer|
|Title:||Vice President of Blizzard Entertainment, Game director of Overwatch|
About Jeff Kaplan
Game Director and Vice President at Blizzard Entertainment notable for being the game director of Overwatch. He also helped design elements of World of Warcraft.
He earned a degree in creative writing from the University of Southern California after initially pursuing a degree in film. He was a writing intern for Universal Pictures before heading back to school to get a graduate degree in creative writing from New York University.
He joined the "Legacy of Steel" guild under the online handle of "Tigole" for the video game Everquest.
He was an employee of his father's recruiting business after graduate school.
He followed in the footsteps of Hearthstone lead director Ben Brode by making himself a public face for Blizzard.
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