Phil Mansell

Vice President, Jagex

As studio head at Jagex, Phil oversees the RuneScape game franchise, covering multiple  development teams, live publishing operations and external partnerships.
Phil’s career in games spans 18 years, including tenures in design roles at Bullfrog, EA, Sony and Climax, evolving into head of product and business unit owner at Jagex.

My Sessions

Going Old School – The Inside Story of RuneScape’s Legacy Servers

Room 14

Come hear the inside story of RuneScape’s own legacy “Old School” servers! Phil Mansell, studio head at Jagex discusses how what started as a fan campaign has become a major part of the company’s long term business growth. He reflects on the unique challenges and successes in restoring an archived build into its own service, […]

Production Track