Avalanche Studios (www.avalanchestudios.se), original creators and developers of the award-winning Just Cause franchise and the critically acclaimed Renegade Ops, today announced the recruitment of veteran video game critic Thomas Wiborgh. Wiborgh joins the company as Head of Communications at a time when the studio grows beyond 200 people.
“I have been following Avalanche and its games for a long time, thoroughly enjoying their attitude, superior technology and constant striving for total player freedom. I’m really excited to work close to the production and to help make sure the studio is clearly visible to gamers, critics and future employees. Having helped form and run a publishing house has given me a wide and diverse set of experiences, not to mention contacts and insights that will no doubt prove very useful in this new role”, said Thomas Wiborgh.
“We are thrilled to have Thomas on board as Avalanche Studios continues to build the studio brand as the worlds' leading open-world game developer. Thomas will help us communicate not only updates from the studio but also to convey our strategy as an entertainment company across different platforms, business models and media. We are striving for innovation at every turn in our efforts to constantly push the creative bar for open-world games. Regardless of setting, we are offering our teams an unparalleled opportunity to unleash their full potential”, commented Avalanche Studios founder and Executive Producer Christofer Sundberg.
For more information or studio interview requests, please contact Thomas Wiborgh
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