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Kevin Cancienne

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Kevin Cancienne is Lead Game Designer at New York game developer, Area/Code. He is a game designer and developer who has been creating interactive media for well over ten years.Kevin got his start creating educational multimedia applications for the City University of New York before moving on to seminal New York interactive firm, Avalanche Systems. Kevin later served as Manager of Interface Development at Razorfish, where he worked with clients such as Citibank, InStyle, and Britannica. Along the way Kevin also co-developed a successful add-on for Half-Life, which was featured in Valve Software's 1999 Mod Expo.As a freelance game developer, Kevin designed and built online games for HBO, Noggin, A&E, and The N. At Area/Code, he creates games that explore novel approaches to social gameplay and attempt to alter how, when, and with whom we play.