Dan Conners

Dan Conners

CEO, Director, Founder

Telltale Games

Dan Connors co-founded Telltale, Inc. in 2004.  As Chief Executive Officer Dan has overseen Telltale's growth over eight years by executing on the concepts and processes of reliable episodic game production and has established the company as a leader in digital publishing.  During this time, Telltale has launched more than twenty products, working with high-quality entertainment licenses such as The Walking Dead, Back to the Future, Sam & Max, and more.  In 2012, Telltale’s first season of The Walking Dead went on to become the first episodic gaming series to win over 60 ‘Game of the Year’ awards from multiple publications worldwide, including the Spike TV VGAs, USA Today, Yahoo!, Wired, Metacritic, and more.

Dan has worked in the video game industry since 1993, in roles including producer, director, and executive. His credits include Star Wars: Rogue Squadron, X-Wing: Alliance, and Sam & Max Hit the Road. In 2008, he was recognized by Develop magazine as one of the top 25 people reshaping the games business.