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Former EA Senior VP joins Oculus VR as head of worldwide publishing

Oculus VR is quickly becoming the perfect storm of virtual reality, acquires an ex-EA Senior VP

| Business, Financial & Legal News | Posted: Dec 22, 2013 4:34 am

Oculus is securing talent every couple of weeks it seems, with the brain child of Doom and Quake, John Carmack, stepping on board as Chief Technology Officer not too long ago. Now have news that the VR outfit has secured a former EA Senior VP to join as the head of worldwide publishing.

 

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This department is fresh, with the aim of the new department to help developers create games that work with the Oculus Rift. David DeMartini is the man for the job, and in a statement to Gamasutra, DeMartini described his position as "not particularly different from what I did for seven years" when he was involved with the EA Partners program.

 

He continued: "I'm figuring out how to partner effectively with big developers, small developers, all the way down to the individual who just wants to make something great for the Rift."

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