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WAR's Mark Jacobs: Death Threats Part of the Job

Posted Tue, Oct 21, 2008 by Taea

Game Developers suffer through a lot to give the players a quality MMOG to play, and according to Mythic Entertainment's Mark Jacobs, death threats come with the job. It is only a game, right?

"I've been called more obscene things, accused of being responsible for every thing that went wrong in DAoC (even when I wasn't involved in the game at all after a few years because of Imperator or WAR), blamed for the state UO is in (except that EA wanted to shut down UO when they gave it to us but I convinced them to spend more money on the game), gotten death threats (and had to call in the FBI), told that I should "shut up and die" more times than I can remember,"


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