Thief designer Doug Church joins Valve

By Brenna Hillier
16 March 2011 23:49 GMT

Lauded designer Doug Church, formerly of Looking Glass, Eidos, and EA, has been scooped up by Valve.

Gamasutra reports Church joined the Half-life developer a few weeks ago, although his specific role or project has not been revealed.

Church’s pre-EA credits include Ultima Underworld, System Shock, Thief, and Tomb Raider Underworld.

He served as executive producer at EA Los Angeles on the cancelled collaboration with Steven Spielberg, Project LMNO.

Thanks, Joystiq.


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