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Inside the Mind of a Game Developer: John Staats and World of Warcraft

The cover of John Staat's book, The World of Warcraft Diary.
John Staats
The World of Warcraft Diary by John Staats helps to debunk popular myths about the gaming industry.

This week on Elevations, we interview former World of Warcraft game designer, John Staats. He is a Kent State alum and the author of The WoW Diary: A Journal of Computer Game Development.

Photo of John Staats.

The book offers a rare, unfiltered look inside the gaming industry and is taken from notes he took during the game's creation.