Matthew Cohan

Matthew Cohan oversees the writing team within Story & Franchise Development at Blizzard Entertainment. Matt joined Blizzard in 2021 following two decades in film development and production, with credits on 16 features. He is a graduate of Yale University and USC’s School of Cinematic Arts.

Participant Schedule

Saturday 10/28 11:00AM - 12:00PM

Collaborative Storytelling in Blizzard Cinematics

Ballroom G | Matthew Cohan, Andrew Robinson, Jon Teer, Jake Patton, Blizzard Entertainment, Ae Ri Yoon, Kiersten Vannest, Brian Horn

Dive into the world of Blizzard Cinematics with Matthew Cohan (Senior Manager, Writing), Marc Messenger (Cinematic Director), Anna Morgan (Cinematic Director), Mike Koizumi (Principal Storyboard Artist), Andrew Robinson (Principal Writer I), Jon Teer (Senior Manager, Previz/Camera), and Jake Patton (Animation Editorial Supervisor). Explore how these talented individuals collaborate across various disciplines to craft enthralling narratives and create immersive experiences. Discover the intricacies of their roles, the challenges they overcome, and the creative synergies that drive them to deliver cinematic excellence in the gaming world.