Brian Schneider and Steve Desilets, two former senior staff members at Zynga have assumed senior roles at free-to-play studio Rumble Entertainment. Brian Schneider will take on a role in Rumble’s executive team, where he will focus on retention and monetization strategies. Former Zynga design director Steve Desilets will serve as creative partner with Rumble co-founder and design director John Yoo. His goal will be to build new Rumble-developed games.
"At Rumble, we are in pursuit of redefining the games experience on digital platforms," said Greg Richardson, Founder and CEO of Rumble Entertainment. "Brian’s track record of successfully engaging customers across different types of micro-transaction games and Steve’s raw creativity will further our mission of creating the world’s best free to play games."
Redwood City-based Rumble Entertainment is currently developing a free-to-play title called KingsRoad.