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An Interview with ZeniMax Online's Matt Firor

Posted Wed, Aug 15, 2007 by Aelryn

Hear ye, hear ye. ZeniMax questions are answered!

When it was announced that ZeniMax Media, the parent company of Bethesda Softworks, had started a online gaming studio named ZeniMax Online, Elder Scrolls fans shouted with joy. On top of that, ZeniMax Media hired Matt Firor to head up the new studio, a big name in the MMOG industry. Firor originally made his name as one of the founders of Mythic Entertainment, the developers of Dark Age of Camelot, and as a general MMOG expert. Since the Ten Ton Hammer staffers are equally fans of the Elder Scrolls series and Dark Age of Camelot, we had Garrett Fuller write up a series of questions for Matt Firor to answer to sate our curiosity concerning ZeniMax Online.

As I'm getting Zenimax Online off the ground, the Bethesda guys have been fantastic – they have a lot of great tools and procedures that I'll probably take from them, and their leadership has been extraordinarily helpful in accepting the idea of an MMOG studio and helping me settle in.

Read more, courtesy of Ten Ton Hammer.


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