Jeff Kaplan

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Game Designer
Date of Birth November 4, 1972
Place of Birth United States
Age 48 years old
Horoscope Scorpio

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Jeff Kaplan

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
Employer: Blizzard Entertainment
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.

Before Fame

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.

Family Life

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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Latest information about Jeff Kaplan updated on March 03, 2021.

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