Episode 12 - Jenni Wergin
Jenni Wergin is the gamers’ gamer. She is currently a product manager for Thunderful Games, and was previously a part of Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg and Booster Space (gamesweekberlin, Womenize!). She is also a moderator and a let’s player on her YouTube channel “Two into Indie”. We speak about our shared experiences in games like WoW and StarCraft, her career, her love for the games industry, how we can facilitate easier entries into the industry, the big numbers she is collecting, and her ambitions as an artist.
Games, Books and Films/Series Jenni mentions: World of Warcraft, League of Legends, Dota, PUBG, Counter Strike, Starcraft, Assassin’s Creed, Age of Empires 2, Death Trash, Heroes of Might and Magic 3, Lost Ark, Olli Olli, A Plague’s Tale: Innocence, Steamworld Dig, The Gunk, Zelda, Prince of Persia, Dead Cells, Dragon Age: Origins, The Elder Scrolls, Cyberpunk 2077, Elden Ring, Star Wars, The Lord of the Rings, SpongeBob SquarePants, Hermann Hesse - Narcissus and Goldmund, Richard Schwartz – Das Erste Horn, Tonke Dragt – The Letter for the King, J.K. Rowling - Harry Potter
Mentioned Companies, Esports Teams and Schools: Activision Blizzard, Ubisoft Montréal, Twitch,Stiftung Digitale Spielekultur, Projekttage Games, Saftladen, Headup Games, Nintendo, Jo-Mei Games, Black Pants, game, Team Liquid, Eintracht Spandau, G2, Potsdam University, HTW Berlin, Indie Arena Booth
Mentioned People in the Games Industry: Fredrik "Fisheye" Keitel, Michael Liebe, Rachel Quirico, Maxim Durand, Melek Balgün, Petra Schmitz, Stefan Hövelbrinks, Dieter Schoeller, Cornelia Geppert, Eefje "Sjokz" Depoortere
Other interesting stuff: Brutallus, RTS, Metaverse, NFT, Roguelike