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Jack Sorensen

Also Known As

  • Jack Sorenson

Game Credits

Business

Big Beach Sports (2008)   (EVP, Worldwide Studios)
Worms: A Space Oddity (2008)   (Executive Vice President, Worldwide Studios)
Juiced (2005)   (Executive Vice President Worldwide Studios)
The Punisher (2005)   (Ex. VP Worldwide Studios)
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Game of the Year (2005)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Full Spectrum Warrior (2004)   (VP Worldwide Studios)
The Incredibles (2004)   (Executive VP, Worldwide Studios)
MX Unleashed (2004)   (Executive Vice President - World Wide Studios)
Sabre Wulf (2004)   (Executive VP, Worldwide Studios )
Sonic Advance 3 (2004)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Alter Echo (2003)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Disney•Pixar Finding Nemo (2003)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Disney•Pixar Finding Nemo (2003)   (Executive VP Worldwide Studios)
Evil Dead: A Fistful of Boomstick (2003)   (Executive Vice President Worldwide Studios)
Monster Truck Madness (2003)   (Executive Vice President Worldwide Studios)
Rugrats Go Wild (2003)   (Executive Vice President of Worldwide Studios)
Star Wars: Flight of the Falcon (2003)   (Executive VP Worldwide Studios)
WWE Raw 2 (2003)   (Executive Vice President of Worldwide Studios)
WWE Smackdown! Here Comes the Pain (2003)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Big Mutha Truckers (2002)   (Executive VP of Worldwide Studios)
Red Faction II (2002)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Summoner 2 (2002)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Jet Grind Radio (2000)   (Executive VP - Worldwide Studios)
Space Channel 5 (1999)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Phantasy Star Collection (1998)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Afterlife (1996)   (President)
Indiana Jones and his Desktop Adventures (1996)   (President)
Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire (1996)   (President)
 

Production

Deadly Creatures (2009)   (Executive VP of Worldwide PD)
Stuntman: Ignition (2007)   (Executive V.P. Worldwide Studios)
The Sopranos: Road to Respect (2006)   (Executive VP of Worldwide Studios)
WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2007 (2006)   (Executive Vice President, Worldwide Studios)
MotoGP: Ultimate Racing Technology 3 (2005)   (Executive Vice President Worldwide Studios)
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Winter Assault (2005)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
The Polar Express (2004)   (Executive VP Worldwide Studios)
Banjo-Kazooie: Grunty's Revenge (2003)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Evil Dead: A Fistful of Boomstick (2003)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
GT Advance 3: Pro Concept Racing (2003)   (Executive Vice President Worldwide Studios)
Warhammer 40,000: Fire Warrior (2003)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
WWE WrestleMania XIX (2003)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Red Faction II (2002)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
WWE Smackdown! Shut Your Mouth (2002)   (Executive Vice President World Wide Studios)
 

Audio

SpongeBob SquarePants: The Movie (2004)   (Special Thanks)
 

Marketing

Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts (2007)   (Executive Vice President Worldwide Studios)
Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis (1992)   (Director of Business Operations)
 

Public Relations

Full Throttle (1995)   (High-Powered Business Negotiating)
Star Wars: Rebel Assault (1993)   (Director of Business Operations)
 

Creative Services

Supreme Commander (2007)   (Executive Vice President, Worldwide Studios)
Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Mysteries of the Sith (1998)   (Production)
Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis (1992)   (The Staff of LucasArts Games)
 

Thanks

Metro: Last Light (2013)   (4A Games Special Thanks to)
Darksiders (2010)   (Special Thanks)
50 Cent: Blood on the Sand (2009)   (THQ Special Thanks)
Red Faction: Guerrilla (2009)   (Volition Special Thanks)
Up (2009)   (Special Thanks)
Wall-E (2008)   (THQ Special Thanks)
Disney•Pixar Cars: Mater-National Championship (2007)   (Special Thanks)
Disney•Pixar Cars: Mater-National Championship (2007)   (Special Thanks)
Ratatouille (2007)   (Special Thanks)
Avatar: The Last Airbender (2006)   (Special Thanks to)
Barnyard (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Disney•Pixar Cars (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Disney•Pixar Cars: Radiator Springs Adventures (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Finding Nemo: Escape to the Big Blue (2006)   (Special thanks)
Full Spectrum Warrior: Ten Hammers (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Monster House (2006)   (Special Thanks)
SpongeBob Squarepants: Creature from the Krusty Krab (2006)   (Special Thanks)
SpongeBob SquarePants: Creature From the Krusty Krab (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Star Wars: Empire at War - Forces of Corruption (2006)   (Petroglyph Special Thanks)
Titan Quest (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Evil Dead: Regeneration (2005)   (Special Thanks)
Scooby-Doo!: Unmasked (2005)   (Special Thanks)
SpongeBob SquarePants: The Yellow Avenger (2005)   (Special Thanks:)
Zoo Tycoon DS (2005)   (Special Thanks)
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius - Atta... (2004)   (Special Thanks)
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius - Atta... (2004)   (Special Thanks)
Tak 2: The Staff of Dreams (2004)   (THQ Special Thanks)
Tak 2: The Staff of Dreams (2004)   (THQ Inc. Special Thanks)
Evil Dead: A Fistful of Boomstick (2003)   (THQ Special Thanks)
The Fairly OddParents!: Breakin' Da Rules (2003)   (THQ Thanks)
Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy (2003)   (Special Thanks)
SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom (2003)   (Special Thanks)
Tak and the Power of Juju (2003)   (Special Thanks)
Tak and the Power of Juju (2003)   (Special Thanks)
The Simpsons: Road Rage (2001)   (Special Thanks)
Star Wars: Episode I - Jedi Power Battles (2000)   (Thanks To)
Star Wars: DroidWorks (1998)   (Thanks To)
Star Wars: Monopoly (1997)   (Special Thanks)
Mortimer and the Riddles of the Medallion (1996)   (Special Thanks)
Big Sky Trooper (1995)   (With Thanks to)
Star Wars: Rebel Assault (1993)   (Special Thanks)
 

Other

Baja: Edge of Control (2008)   (Executive Vice President, Worldwide Studios)
Frontlines: Fuel of War (2008)   (Ex VP Worldwide Studios)
Saints Row 2 (2008)   (EVP, Worldwide Studios)
SpongeBob SquarePants Featuring Nicktoons: Globs o... (2008)   (Executive Vice President, Worldwide Studios)
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Soulstorm (2008)   (Executive Vice President Worldwide Studios)
WWE Smackdown vs. Raw 2009 (2008)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Conan (2007)   (Executive Vice President, Worldwide Studios)
Juiced 2: Hot Import Nights (2007)   (Executive Vice President Worldwide Studios)
MX vs. ATV Untamed (2007)   (Executive V.P. of Worldwide Studios)
S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl (2007)   (Executive Vice President, Worldwide Studios)
Stuntman: Ignition (2007)   (EVP Worldwide Studios)
Warhammer 40,000: Squad Command (2007)   (Executive Vice President, Worldwide Studios)
WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2008 (2007)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Alex Rider: Stormbreaker (2006)   (Executive Vice President, Worldwide Studios)
Company of Heroes (2006)   (Executive Vice President Worldwide Studios)
Company of Heroes (Collector's Edition) (2006)   (Executive Vice President Worldwide Studios)
Disney•Pixar Cars (2006)   (Executive Vice President - World Wide Studios)
MX vs. ATV: On the Edge (2006)   (Executive Vice President, World Wide Studios)
The Outfit (2006)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Saints Row (2006)   (EVP of Worldwide Studios)
Secrets of the Ark: A Broken Sword Game (2006)   (Ex. VP Worldwide Studios)
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Dark Crusade (2006)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Worms: Open Warfare (2006)   (Executive VP Worldwide Studios)
WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2007 (2006)   (Executive Vice President, Worldwide Studios)
Bionicle: Maze of Shadows (2005)   (Executive VP, Worldwide Studios)
Constantine (2005)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
MotoGP: Ultimate Racing Technology 3 (2005)   (Executive Vice President Worldwide Studios)
MX vs. ATV Unleashed (2005)   (Executive Vice President - World Wide Studios)
The Punisher (2005)   (Ex. VP Worldwide Studios)
WWE Day of Reckoning 2 (2005)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
WWE Smackdown vs. Raw 2006 (2005)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Full Spectrum Warrior (2004)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Hot Wheels: Stunt Track Challenge (2004)   (Executive Vice President, Worldwide Studios)
The Incredibles (2004)   (Ex. VP Worldwide Studios)
The Polar Express (2004)   (Executive VP Worldwide Studios)
The Polar Express (2004)   (Executive VP Worldwide Studios)
Scooby Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (2004)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (2004)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Scooby Doo!: Mystery Mayhem (2004)   (Executive Vice President, Worldwide Studios)
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War (2004)   (Executive Vice President, Worldwide Studios )
Hot Wheels: World Race (2003)   (Executive Vice President, Worldwide Studios)
MotoGP 2 (2003)   (Executive VP of Worldwide Studios)
PRIDE FC: Fighting Championships (2003)   (Executive Vice President Worldwide Studios)
Splashdown: Rides Gone Wild (2003)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Warhammer 40,000: Fire Warrior (2003)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Sonic Advance 2 (2002)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
SpongeBob SquarePants: Revenge of the Flying Dutchman (2002)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Super Monkey Ball Jr. (2002)   (Executive Vice President - Worldwide Studios)
Star Wars: X-Wing Vs. TIE Fighter + Balance of Power (2000)   (President)
Star Wars: Episode I - Racer (1999)   (President)
The Curse of Monkey Island (1997)   (President (LUCASARTS ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY LLC))
Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Dark Forces II (1997)   (LucasArts Entertainment Company)
Star Wars: X-Wing Vs. TIE Fighter (1997)   (President)
Mortimer and the Riddles of the Medallion (1996)   (President)
The Dig (1995)   (President)
Maniac Mansion: Day of the Tentacle (1993)   (Director of business operations)
Star Wars: Rebel Assault (1993)   (Business Guy)
 


Developer Biography

Jack Sorensen joined the THQ management team in August 2001 and was with the company until October 2008. In his role as Executive Vice President of Worldwide Studios, Sorensen oversaw the company’s internal production staff, as well as each of THQ’s internal development studios including Rainbow Studios, Volition, Inc., Pacific Coast Power & Light, Co., Cedar Ridge Construction, Heavy Iron Studios, Cranky Pants Studios, Outrage Games and THQ’s Game Boy Advance studio, Helixe. He also managed THQ’s product and studio acquisition activities.

Previously, as president of LucasArts Entertainment Company LLC, Sorensen managed the company through a period of rapid growth for more than six years. Before being appointed to president at Lucas, Sorensen managed product development, as well as international and business operations for the company. Sorensen holds a bachelor’s degree from Brandeis University and an MBA from the University of California, Berkeley.

Last updated: Oct 25, 2008