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Former Xbox Executive Joins Blizzard
Former Xbox executive Mike Ybarra announced recently that he is joining Blizzard as an executive vice president and general manager. Mike Ybarra was with Microsoft as the Corporate Vice President of Gaming for 20 years, and just recently left the company.
Kotaku Blizzard in 2019 Article – Former Hearthstone and Heroes Directors Left Blizzard
Kotaku recently published an article discussing the many issues that affected Blizzard in 2019, most notable of which is that Dustin Browder, formerly director of Heroes of the Storm and lead designer of StarCraft II, Eric Dodds, formerly director of Hearthstone, and Jason Chayes, formerly production director of Hearthstone have all left the company this year as well. Blizzard did issue a statement to confirm that they have all indeed left the company. You can read the full article by clicking the banner below.