Before becoming a UX researcher in the Sabre Human Factors Center, Joshua Hall was a Play Test Analyst for Gearbox Software, a major video game development company located in DFW. The game he worked on, Borderlands 2, would end up being named Game of the Year in 2012 and would become the most successful game from producer 2K Games. Using his connections in the gaming industry, Joshua is assembling a team of experts to talk about the latest trends in games user research, gaming, and gamification.
Our panelists for this event are:
Stephanie Puri – External Usability Manager at id Software, formerly Focus Test Department Manager at Gearbox Software
Jonathan Cohen – User Research Manager at Gearbox Software, formerly Research Psychologist at the US Army
Kyle Beasley – User Research Analyst at Gearbox Software
Matt Streit – Lecturer at The Guildhall at SMU, formerly Usability Manager at THQ