Industry Veteran “Zoid” Retires And Reminisces About A Conference Call With Miyamoto

Call me by my (nick)name.

Blizzard’s most senior software engineer David “Zoid” Kirsch has announced his retirement from the company and the games business.

The industry veteran has an enviable list of credits to his name, having worked for some of the biggest companies in the business and some of the biggest games of the last 20 years, including World of Warcraft at Blizzard, Dota 2 at Valve, and the Metroid Prime trilogy of games for Retro Studios.

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