WE ARE WARCHIEF

A motley collection of geeks and gamers, dedicated to the call of high adventure…

WHO WE ARE

CHRIS METZEN
CHRIS METZEN

Co-Founder, Chief Creative Officer

As the SVP of Story and Franchise Development for Blizzard Entertainment, Chris was the primary visionary behind the worlds of Warcraft, Diablo, Starcraft and Overwatch. His love for building worlds, crafting epic stories and jamming about all things geek helped to shape Blizzard’s enduring culture of imagination. Now, at the start of a grand new adventure, Chris is committed to bringing that same passion and imagination to Warchief’s upcoming worlds.

MIKE GILMARTIN
MIKE GILMARTIN

Co-Founder, President

A 30-year games industry veteran, Mike has brought his unique style of leadership to companies including Blizzard, Eidos, Maxis and Atari. His experience ranges from game design, production, VP of Test, all the way to Regional Managing Director. With his passion for building and leading high-functioning teams, Mike is committed to fostering Warchief’s culture of creativity, excitement and integrity. Above all else, he’s excited to help shape Warchief’s worlds and inspire a new generation of gamers.

RYAN COLLINS
RYAN COLLINS

Lead Product Developer

With a little over ten years of experience in the game industry, Ryan has helped shape a number of beloved games in a lot of unique ways. Most notably, his design experience on games like Hearthstone, Marvel Heroes, and HeroClix has given him a strong instinct for what makes games fun. And his experience in community development for companies like Blizzard and Gazillion helped him understand the critical value of player engagement.