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Jack Emmert

Game Credits


City of Heroes (Deluxe Edition) (2005)   (Management-Team)
City of Villains (2005)   (Management Team)
City of Heroes (2004)   (Management Team)


City of Heroes (Deluxe Edition) (2005)   (Design)
City of Villains (2005)   (Design Department)
City of Heroes (2004)   (Design)


City of Villains (2005)   (Documentation - Cryptic Studios)


Neverwinter (2013)   (Cryptic Studios - Team Member)
Star Trek Online (2010)   (Team)
Champions Online (2009)   (Cryptic Studios)

Developer Biography

Jack Emmert is a longtime gamer and comic book aficionado. His first foray into gaming was, of course, Dungeons & DragonsĀ®. His professional career in the hobby game industry started at a comic book store in the outskirts of Philadelphia, Showcase Comics. He earned his first Master's degree (ancient history) from the University of Chicago, and his second Master's degree from Ohio State University. During this period Jack also wrote supplements for a variety of gaming lines, including Deadlands, Hell on Earth, DC Universe, and Marvel Superheroes. He left academia in July 2000 to co-found Cryptic Studios, and design the hit MMORPG games City of Heroes and City of Villains.

Last updated: Mar 11, 2008