Halcyone “Cy” Wise

Owlmancer, Owlchemy Labs

Cy Wise is a games industry generalist, consultant, and sociologist residing in Austin, TX. A ten-year games industry veteran, she has worked on award-winning AAA MMO games as well as VR titles including Owlchemy Labs’ multi-platform, room-scale title, Job Simulator.  A graduate of UT Austin, she studied Sociology with a specialization in video game communities, and digital tribes. When she is not professionally managing VR communities, she is casually managing VR communities as a co-organizer of VR Austin. She is currently Owlchemy Labs’ multi-hat-wearing designer, marketer, writer, and community wrangler, colloquially called “Owlmancer.”

My Sessions

Moderation In Virtual Reality

Room 14

Virtual Reality is on the verge of opening up vast new landscapes of gaming experience. Unfortunately, that means that we are also on the cusp of seeing vast new ways of players being jerks to one another. How do you deal with that? Leading Community Management experts from a variety of backgrounds discuss the potential […]

Production Track