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Dyer's resume includes leadership positions at companies like Sony Computer Entertainment America, Zynga, Eidos Interactive, and more spread across the last 25 years.

Alissa McAloon

November 13, 2018

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Newsbrief: Capcom has hired longtime game industry vet Rob Dyer as new the chief operating officer of its US-based branch. 

Dyer has spent the last five years working as a marketing consultant and analyst alongside, recently, acting as CEO of a merchandising firm he co-founded called Fan Kicks. Prior to that, Dyer held leadership roles at a number of game companies including Sony, Zynga, and Tapjoy.

His role at Capcom will see him at the head of the company’s publishing business in the Americas, a position Capcom USA CEO Kiichiro Urata says will help the company “steer the success” of Capcom-owned franchises like Monster Hunter and Street Fighter in the West. 

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Alissa McAloon

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As the Publisher of Game Developer, Alissa McAloon brings a decade of experience in the video game industry and media. When not working in the world of B2B game journalism, Alissa enjoys spending her time in the worlds of immersive sandbox games or dabbling in the occasional TTRPG.

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