Browder began work at Blizzard Entertainment in 2005 as a senior designer. He headed up design for StarCraft II and contributed quests for World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade. Prior to joining Blizzard Entertainment, he served as lead designer on several games, including Battle for Middle Earth, Command and Conquer: Generals, and Mechwarrior 2: Mercenaries. Even earlier, he wrote a number of supplements for pencil-and-paper games, and he still enjoys playing miniatures games like Warhammer 40,000 and role-playing games such as Dungeons & Dragons. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature from the University of California, Los Angeles.
In Heroes of the Storm, he plays/has played the Barbarian, Nova, Raynor, and Sgt. Hammer. As of January 2014, Hammer was his "go to" hero. He left the development team in December, 2016, being moved to work on a new project within Blizzard.
- ↑ 2013-12-11, BlizzCon 2013 – Heroes of the Storm Overview Panel Transcript. Blizzplanet, accessed on 2014-04-24
- ↑ BlizzCon 2014 Press Kit
- ↑ 2014-02-07, Heroes of the Storm Developer Q&A Part 2 (Jan 22, 2014) – Transcript. Blizzplanet, accessed on 2014-06-11
- ↑ 2016-12-08, Dustin Browder departs Heroes of the Storm, Alan Dabiri steps up as game director. Blizzard Watch, accessed on 2016-12-09