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Former Bioware GM creating new games tech office in Edmonton

Posted On: Sep 20, 2018   |   Posted By: MobileSyrup

Former Bioware GM creating new games tech office in Edmonton

UK-based games tech startup Improbable has announced the hiring of former Bioware Edmonton general manager Aaryn Flynn, who will serve as the new GM of the company's North American division. During his 17 years at Bioware Edmonton, Flynn played a key role in the development of the popular Mass Effect and Dragon Age franchises. He also worked on the popular Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic and Jade Empire games. Flynn eventually left Bioware Edmonton in July 2017 , at which time former Mass Effect series creative director Casey Hudson took over as GM. As part of his role as North American GM, Flynn will now lead of new Improbable office in Edmonton. Proud to announce that I and others have joined Improbableio to lead a new studio office in Edmonton, Canada! I get to use ground-breaking technology to make new experiences for the games industry with an amazing team. How lucky am I? - Aaryn Flynn September 19, 2018 Since 2012, Improbable has developed virtual and simulation technology for...

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