ABOUT THE AUTHOR
eather Maxwell Chandler began working in the games industry in 1996.
Her company, Media Sunshine Inc., provides consulting services for
game developers, publishers and vendors. Prior to the creation of MSI,
she held various production roles at Ubisoft, Activision, Electronic Arts, and
New Line Cinema. Heather has worked on more than 30 games, including Two
Worlds, Monster Madness: Grave Danger, Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter,
Ghost Recon 2, Heavy Gear, Apocalypse, Vigilante 8, Rainbow Six 3: Raven
Shield, Dark Reign, and Shanghai: Second Dynasty.
Heather is also the author of The Game Localization Handbook and
three chapters in Secrets of the Game Business, Second Edition, published
by Charles River Media. She has published numerous articles on game devel-
opment and has lectured at the NLGD Festival of Games, Game Developers
Conference, Future Play, North Carolina State University, and the Digital
Game Expo. She graduated with honors from Vanderbilt University and earned
an M.A. from the USC School of Cinema-Television. For more information,