Kiki has been in the videogames industry for 20 years, starting off as a motion graphics and cinematics artist. Before joining 343 Industries, Kiki was the Director of Art at Microsoft Studios, leading a team of diverse and talented art staff focused on providing publishing support for all of Microsoft’s first-party Xbox and PC titles. She supported development partners all over the world and has been involved in making some of the most visually-stunning and innovative games across Xbox platforms. Kiki's past game credits include the Project Gotham Racing and Forza Motorsport franchises, as well as Fable, Crackdown, Gears of War, and Mass Effect. Kiki joined 343 Industries in 2009 as Executive Producer and was responsible for building the internal Halo 4 production team, shipping Halo 4 and was Executive Producer on Halo: Nightfall. In her role as head of Halo Transmedia at 343 Industries, Kiki brings together both her creative background and production leadership to help her team deliver on the next Halo chapter. In 2013 Kiki was named one of the 10 Most Powerful Women in Gaming by Fortune magazine and was also part of Fast Company’s Most Creative People in Business 2017 list.
Worlds Re/Defined: Wakanda, Halo, Star Wars… How Do You Create a Universe or Character That People Love? :: Room 211ABCD
Mackenzie Donaldson, Evan Narcisse, Mac Walters, Gary Whitta, Kiki Wolfkill, Marv WolfmanSaturday April 7, 2018 :: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm