John P. 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 from just himself to over 70 in-student, mod, indie, and professional projects.
He previously worked at LucasArts on Star Wars: 1313 as a Game Design Intern. He was the only junior designer in a team of seniors. He later graduated from DigiPen Institute of Technology in Redmond, WA with a Bachelor of Science degree in Game Design.
John is currently a Software Engineer at DigiPen's Singapore campus, where he tutors students and assists them with difficulties in Computer Science concepts, programming, linear algebra, game design, and advanced usage of UDK, Flash, and Unity in a development environment.
This is his second book; previously he was coauthor for the book UDK iOS Game Development Beginner's Guide, Packt Publishing.