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Turbine hires Rolston, game industry veterans for high-level positions

Jef Reahard

Turbine wants you to know that it has hired a smattering of industry veterans to complement its existing Boston-based development team. Notables include former Elder Scrolls and Kingdoms of Amalur lead Ken Rolston, who steps into Turbine's Director of Design role.

Mortal Kombat veteran Alan Villani is Turbine's new VP of Technology and responsible for driving "online engagement and monetization." Former Zynga manager Jai Singh has signed on to oversee Turbine's "online operations hosting and computing infrastructure, technical support, and network operations."

Finally, Demetrius Comes, formerly of Petroglyph, is now Turbine's Executive Director of Engineering.

[Source: Turbine press release]

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