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Michael Chu

Game Credits


Overwatch (2016)   (Design)
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls (2014)   (World Design & Writing)
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls - Ultimate Evil Edition (2014)   (World Design & Writing)
World of WarCraft: Warlords of Draenor (2014)   (Game Designers)
Diablo III (2012)   (World Design & Writing)
World of WarCraft: The Burning Crusade (2007)   (Additional Design)
Neverwinter Nights 2 (2006)   (Additional Design)
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II - The Si... (2004)   (Design Team)
World of WarCraft (2004)   (Quest Designers)


Grounded (2020)   (Story)

Quality Assurance

Swing Racers (2015)   (Testing Feedback)
The Godfather: Blackhand Edition (2007)   (LQA Testers)
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 07 (2006)   (LQA Testers)
WarCraft III: Reign of Chaos (2002)   (QA Team Lead)
WarCraft III: Reign of Chaos (Collector's Edi... (2002)   (QA Team Lead)
Diablo II: Lord of Destruction (2001)   (Game Testers)


Dreamfall Chapters (2014)   (Additional Backers)


Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse (2013)   (Broken Sword Gold Member)
Medieval Moves: Deadmund's Quest (2011)   (Special Thanks)


WarCraft III: Reforged (2020)   (Blizzard Development Family)
World of WarCraft: Battle for Azeroth (2018)   (Blizzard Development Family)
StarCraft: Remastered (2017)   (Blizzard Development Family)
StarCraft II: Nova Covert Ops - Mission Pack 3 (2016)   (Blizzard Development Family)
World of WarCraft: Legion (2016)   (Blizzard Development Family)
Heroes of the Storm (2015)   (Blizzard Development Family)
StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void (2015)   (Blizzard Development Family)
Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft (2014)   (Blizzard Development Family)

Developer Biography

Michael Chu is currently the Lead Writer of Overwatch at Blizzard Entertainment.

Michael began his career at Blizzard Entertainment in 2000 as a game tester before transitioning to game design—he was one of the original quest designers for World of Warcraft. He went on to contribute to the world event and quest design of the Burning Crusade and Warlords of Draenor expansions, and was one of the main quest designers and writers on Diablo III and the Reaper of Souls expansion.

In his spare time, Michael is a voracious consumer of pop culture and media, including novels, anime, manga, comics, TV shows, movies, and more. He does a lot of writing in his spare time and is an avid sports fan and a foodie.

Last updated: Nov 24, 2016

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