Dieter Marchsreiter - Managing Director -
... is working in the games and IT sector for over 20 years. He started as a founding editor at the former Joker publishing house in 1989 and was significantly involved in the conception of Amiga Joker, PC Joker and Online Kompakt. Following this, he worked as an account manager, group PR manager, senior consultant and team leader with different PR agencies for eight years. He published regularly in magazines such as Focus and Handelsblatt.
Favorite games: Gears of War 2-4, Tomb Raider vs. Uncharted 3, Ni No Kuni, Hungry Shark Evolution
Most wanted: Shroud of the Avatar: Forsaken Virtues, The Last Guardian, Limbo 2
Janina Wintermayr – PR Consultant –
… has been working in the games sector for eight years now. She started as a trainee for the Official Xbox Magazine and Xbox-Zone by Computec Media AG. Following that she worked for Cybermedia Verlag GmbH where she was the responsible editor for action-, action-adventure, first-person-shooter and racing games of the magazines MAN!AC and Mobile Gamer. She also organized the company's presentation at the Games Convention exhibition.
Favorite games: Hitman Absolution, Tekken Card Tournament, Dishonored
Most Wanted: Splinter Cell Blacklist, Resident Evil Revelations, Lost Planet 3, Grid 2
Tobias Jost - PR Consultant-
...studied Communication and Media Science in Munich and graduated on the motives of computer game users. Already during his studies he worked several years for different departments at business wire ddp. Afterwards he worked for two years with eloquenza PR beginning as trainee later as junior consultant. Recently his longlasting enthusiasm for games brought him to Hamburg where he worked for the PR department of the dtp entertainment AG.
Favorite Games: Crysis 3 (PC), Warface (Beta, PC), Questionary (iOS), On/Off (iOS), Defiance (PC), Bioshock (PC)
Most wanted: Warface (PC), The Elder Scrolls Online (PC)
Marcus Hüsch - Junior PR Consultant -
…studied European Ethnology at Munich's LMU and received his Master of Arts in February 2011. He joined the Marchsreiter team as a trainee in April 2011 and turned Junior PR Consultant in April 2012. Being a longtime online gamer, he preferes MMO, strategy and shooter games.
Favorite Games: Infinity Blade (iOS), Galaxy on Fire 2 (iOS), Guild Wars 2 (PC), Crysis 3 (PC), Defiance (PC)
Most Wanted: Age of Wulin, Shroud of the Avatar
Bettina Feldbaum - Junior PR-Consultant -
…studied English and American Cultural Studies, Theatre and Media Studies and History of Art at the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg, writing her Master Thesis about class and gender in British films of the 1990s. After internships at a theatre, a museum, an online marketplace for tickets as well as organizing international festivals she now joins the Marchsreiter team as new PR trainee.
She is very interested in the changing image of video games in society.
She loves to wield her virtual weapons against all mean ugly monsters trying to save the world from evil, but sometimes a casual game of breeding plants or animals can be even more fun.
Favorite games: Diablo 3, Torchlight 2, Dark Souls - Prepare to Die Edition
Most wanted: The Witcher 3
Oliver Nickel - Junior PR Consultant -
…studied Chinese and American Studies at the university of Tuebingen and successfully graduated with the degree Master of Arts (M.A.) in December 2011. In his master thesis he analyzed the characteristic features of current video gaming and the gamers in China. His long lasting enthusiasm for all kinds of video games led him directly to Marchsreiter Communications in Munich. There, he supports the team and is especially interested in gaming genres like action adventures, first-person shooters and RPGs.
Favorite Games: Crysis 3 (Xbox 360), DMC (Xbox 360), Plants vs. Zombies (iOS), Defiance (Xbox 360)
Most Wanted: Resident Evil Revelations, Sequel of Batman Arkham City, Metro Last Light
Aleksandra Ptasinska - Junior PR-Consultant -
… is quite new in the games industry. Until recently she worked for the Vienna Representative Office in Cracow to keep up the good reputation of Austria’s capital in Poland. Due to her marked preference for Bavaria and the Bavarii she moved to Munich. In May 2012 she started working for Marchsreiter Communications as a PR Trainee and as the only Polish speaking employee she tries to conquer the Polish press market in single player mode. Aleksandra graduated in German studies and Cultural Management in Cracow. In her Master thesis she analyzed the vocabulary of Bavarian food culture, from „Wiaschtl“, „Fleischpflanzal“, „Haxn“ and so on (but she only starts speaking Bavarian after some pints). As a freelance journalist she has been writing for over five years for the Polish newspaper in Great Britain, „Nowy Czas“. She also translates from German to Polish and reverse. In video games she always seeks something special, either an interesting storyline or stunning graphics. She is very keen to play the Polish Triple A production Wiedźmin (The Witcher) soon.
Favorite games: Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (PS3), Warface (Beta, PC), Plants vs. Zombirs (iOS). Swing King (iOS)
Most wanted: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, ArcheAge, Cyberpunk 2077, MouseCraft
Thomas Hübner -Junior PR-Consultant-
... studied Business Law at the HTW Berlin and wrote his thesis about legal rules in MMOGs. After graduating he worked at the German Trade Association of Interactive Entertainment Software (BIU), Electronic Arts Germany and Deep Silver before joining Marchsreiter Communications in April 2013. As an avid gamer for over 20 years, his favorite genres are (J)-RPG, Action Adventure, MMOG and Real-Time Strategy.
Favorite games: StarCraft 2 - Heart of the Swarm (PC), Tomb Raider (PS3), Ni no Kuni (PS3), Defiance (PC), EVE Online (PC)
Most wanted: Last of Us (PS3), Remember Me (PS3), Beyond: Two Souls (PS3), GTA 5 (PS3)
Sabine Bosch - Office Manager -
... is now supporting the Marchsreiter team as Office Manager after 11 years in tax counseling. After extensive experiences in the real estate industry and tax accounting firms in Nuremberg and Munich she has finally aarived in the gaming industry. In 2009 she successfully passed the exam to become an international accountant to complement her titles of tax advisor and accountant.
Kinect Adventures (Kinect), Yourself Fitness (Kinect), Dr. Kawashima (DS), Professor Layton and the last Specter (DS), Lost Horizon (PC), Secret Files (DS, PC)