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HOFT Speaker Series: Mike Wikan

  • HOFT Institute 2400 Pearl Street Austin, TX, 78705 United States (map)

Mike Wikan has recently joined the advisory board for the Game Design & Development Lab at HOFT Institute. He is creative director at Booz Allen Hamilton, based in Austin. Mike formerly served as a senior game designer at Nintendo-owned and Austin-based Retro Studios for more than 12 years, working on the Metroid Prime series and Donkey Kong Country Returns and Tropical Freeze. His credits post-Retro include Never Alone and the new Doom.

Join us as Mike chats about his journey from games to defense and how skills from the game industry can help you tackle big challenges!