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Charlie Wen: The New Chief Creative Officer at Epic Games

Charlie Wen, the renowned character designer of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, has been appointed as the new Chief Creative Officer (CCO) at Epic Games, the popular gaming house behind Fortnite. Wen, who has previously worked as the Co-Founder and Head of Visual Development at Marvel, is known for his contributions in designing iconic characters such as Thor and Odin.

Having shaped the immersive and stunning visuals of the Marvel superhero franchise, Wen brings a wealth of experience and talent to his new role at Epic Games. He has been responsible for designing some of the most beloved characters in the MCU, including those featured in movies like The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and Guardians of the Galaxy.

Fans of both Fortnite and the Marvel Cinematic Universe are excited about Wen's appointment. Ali Hasan, a well-known YouTuber and Twitch streamer, expressed his anticipation on Twitter, declaring, “Awesome! Excited to see what you do in the world of Fortnite!” Similarly, a renowned Creative Map Maker of Fortnite welcomed Wen, stating, “Congratulations! Welcome and excited to see what the future brings!”

The addition of Charlie Wen to the Epic Games team has generated a sense of optimism and curiosity among fans. With his creative prowess and expertise, many are looking forward to seeing what new innovations and experiences he will bring to the world of Fortnite.

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– Source Article Title: Epic Games Has a New Chief Creative Officer
– Source: Charlie Wen's Twitter Profile