Game Developer / Producer
Randy Varnell is a veteran software and game developer with games such as the mega-hit Borderlands in his portfolio.
He has worked in software graphic arts for almost twenty-five years, cutting his teeth at the dot com company Macromedia, working on popular tools such as Macromedia FreeHand and Macromedia Fireworks.
In game development, Randy has shipped a number of titles at several companies. At Ensemble Studios, Randy helped ship and support Age of Mythology:The Titans. He was Director of Production at MumboJumbo, contributing broadly to production and design on Luxor: Quest for the Afterlife and Samantha Swift and the Hidden Roses of Athena as well as several other titles.
For the last decade at Gearbox Software, Randy has been producer for Brothers in Arms, creative director for Battleborn, and heavily involved in design and production for the very popular Borderlands 2 which has sold millions of copies worldwide. Randy is currently Managing Producer of Narrative at Gearbox.