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John Hight in 2017
Capitol Disc Interactive (cca 1991)
John Hight is a video game designer and producer.
He worked at Capitol Disc Interactive Corporation in the early-to-mid 1990s. Since joining Westwood Pacific (initially Burst) cca 1996, he worked on Golden Nugget, Sports Car GT, Nox, Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 and Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2: Yuri's Revenge. By 2002, he joined Infogrames (renamed to Atari in 2003) as a director of external production, and as the executive producer on titles such as the Neverwinter Nights series, Desperados 2: Cooper's Revenge, and Godzilla licensees, among others. In 2006, he moved to Sony Computer Entertainment America as director of product development, but was also the executive producer for the God of War Collection and Starhawk.
He was employed by Blizzard Entertainment in 2012 for their World of WarCraft team, and he has since worked on every expansion since Mists of Pandaria, but has also worked on Diablo III: Reaper of Souls as a production director.