Nina Dobner

Moby ID: 29544

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Nina graduated from Oxford University with a masters' degree in English Language and Literature. After a stint as an editor at Oxford University Press, she accomplished her dream job: writing children’s novels for Britain’s largest children’s book publisher, Dorling Kindersley.

She was recruited by the startup Attica Interactive as a producer for multimedia reference material and games. This small company made reference CD-ROMs that outsold giants such as Encarta in the UK. A huge Myst fan, Nina was instrumental in licensing, localizing and publishing sequel, Riven, throughout Europe. From here she moved to creating and producing her own games. (She is most proud of her work with 'Treasure' author, Dan James, on the Roman Treasure Hunt: Aureum.)

In 1998, she was approached by Electronic Arts UK to be their European Online Manager, and in 2000 moved to their California headquarters as International Studio Liaison Manager to help launch the company's new gaming portal.

In 2002, Nina moved to EA’s studio division as Talent Producer and Director of License Relations. Focusing on EA's top franchises, she owned licensor relationships, creating and managing licensed asset production pipelines, and produced talent-related content (including voice-over sessions and million-dollar video live action shoots).

In 2010, Nina joined Zynga as a senior producer, and she is now Chief of Staff focusing on the design and creative disciplines.

Credited on 33 games

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Star Wars: Jedi - Survivor (2023, Windows) Directors, Business Development
Star Wars: Squadrons (2020, Xbox One) Senior Director, Partnership Management
Command & Conquer: Remastered Collection (2020, Windows) Additional Special Thanks
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order (2019, PlayStation 4) Senior Director of Partnership Management
Star Wars: Battlefront II (2017, Xbox One) Director Partnership Management
Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes (2015, Android) Special Thanks
Star Wars: Battlefront (2015, Windows) Director Partnership Management
Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian Twilight (2010, Windows) Producer
Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 - Commander's Challenge (2009, Xbox 360) Producer
Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 - Uprising (2009, Windows) Producer
The Lord of the Rings: Conquest (2009, Windows) Special Thanks
Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 (2008, Windows) Cinematics Producer
Boom Blox (2008, Wii) Licensor Relations Director
Command & Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath (2008, Windows) Producer
Medal of Honor: Airborne (2007, Windows) Additional Producers
Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars (2007, Windows) Producer
The Godfather: Blackhand Edition (2007, Wii) License Relations Director
The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-earth II - The Rise of the Witch-king (2006, Windows) Director of License Relations
The Godfather: The Game (2006, Windows) Producers
The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-earth II (2006, Windows) Director of License Relations

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