Former Bungie veteran Joseph Staten has joined the Microsoft Studios family as senior creative director to help create the "world's best entertainment on Xbox", Microsoft has announced.

Staten spent 15 years at Bungie as a key creative on Halo titles and most recently writer and creative director on Destiny.

"As a senior creative director, Joseph will help create the world's best entertainment on Xbox, as well as help shape our franchise strategy for some Microsoft Studios titles," said Microsoft in a statement. "He'll also be one of our leading ambassadors to the game development community, building on his many years of experience and relationships with developers and fans. We're excited to share more about Joseph's role in the future."

Source: Microsoft news