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Seeing Failure as Opportunity

Nick Earl, Arcadia Kim and Erin Turner, Electronic Arts

Kim's first game experience was a hugely successful online parlor game that was launched on AOL. Majestic, her second game, tried to stretch the Internet experience into the next generation of games, but didn't do as well, she says. The core team from Majestic was out of work and looking for another project, and stumbled into the Lord of the Rings.