Bridenbecker began working for Blizzard in 1995.
He used to be Vice President of Online Technologies at Blizzard.
Classic Games lead
In 2015, he formed the Classic Games team. In recent years, he led classic games’ loving upgrade of the real-time strategy classic in StarCraft: Remastered and brought the acclaimed action RPG Diablo III Eternal Collection to the Nintendo Switch.
Brother's death and tribute in Wrath of the Lich King
His brother was Bradford C. Bridenbecker, who died of cancer in 2007. After his brother's death, he sent an E-mail to Blizzard to request a character be created in tribute; when word of this reached Chris Metzen, a quest chain was written for Wrath of the Lich King, involving a character named Crusader Bridenbrad.
- ^ a b c Blizzard press center 2018-11-02. Warcraft III: Reforged Developer Bios and Headshots. Retrieved on 2018-11-17.
- ^ Bloomberg - Jason Schreier 2021-07-22. Blizzard Botched Warcraft III Remake After Internal Fights, Pressure Over Costs. Retrieved on 2021-07-22.
- ^ a b Blizzplanet 2018-11-04. Blizzcon 2018 Warcraft III: Reforged interview. Retrieved on 2018-11-06.
- ^ http://www.worldofwarcraft.com/wowanniversary/video/?v=Rob_Bridenbecker_Q2#video