Junge will oversee the Warner Bros. digital gaming business, as well as recently acquired online gaming studio Turbine and TT Games. He previously served as senior vice president of business management for Warner Bros. Home Entertainment.
"Jeff has orchestrated numerous high-profile acquisitions and has a deep understanding of digital platforms and games, which are key priorities for the studio," says Kevin Tsujihara, president of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. "This newly created position reflects the natural evolution of Jeff's role in the organization as we further expand our digital presence in the games space."
Meanwhile, Warner Bros. is readying a new video game and 3-D shorts based on iconic toons Scooby-Doo and
Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole
(Sept. 24) and
In other Warner Bros. news, the international pictures division announced it surpassed the $1 billion overseas box office mark for the 10th consecutive year. The studio's top performers this year included
The Blind Side,
Clash of the Titans, Invictus, Sherlock Holmes
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