The crew recently had the opportunity to talk with Jason Hayes, the lead composer for World of Warcraft. Jason answered a bunch of questions for them covering many topics ranging from how he got involved with Blizzard to what he has planned for the future.

WoW Vault: How did you become involved with Blizzard?

In 1998, I attended "The Game Developers' Conference" ( It happens once a year in California, and it is a great place to meet people from many companies and try to find work. At that time, I had been working as a composer for Sierra On-Line, and my good friend (and fellow composer) Victor Crews talked me into going with him. When I went, I brought a portable CD player, and made anybody who would listen put on the headphones and check out my music :)........

You can read the whole interview here.

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Last Updated: Mar 29, 2016

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Byron has been playing and writing about World of Warcraft for the past ten years. He also plays pretty much ever other Blizzard game, currently focusing on Heroes of the Storm and Hearthstone, while still finding time to jump into Diablo III with his son.