John Doran is a technical game designer who has been creating games for over 10 years. He has worked on an assortment of games in teams of just himself to over 70 people in student, mod, and professional projects. He previously worked at LucasArts on Star Wars: 1313 as a game design intern. He later graduated from DigiPen Institute of Technology in Redmond, WA, with a Bachelor of Science in Game Design.
John is currently working at DigiPen's Singapore campus as the lead instructor of the DigiPen-Ubisoft Campus Game Programming Program, instructing graduate level students in an intensive, advanced level game programming curriculum. In addition to that, he also tutors and assists students on various subjects while giving lectures on C++, Unreal, Flash, Unity, and more.
In addition to this title, he is the author of Getting Started with UDK, Mastering UDK Game Development, and he co-wrote UDK iOS Game Development Beginner's Guide, all of which are available from Packt Publishing.