Lance Priebe, Rocketsnail or Rsnail, is a Canadian from Kelowna, British Columbia is currently the owner of RocketSnail Games. He is the founder and chief commercial officer of Hyper Hippo Productions. He is well known throughout the online gaming world, and has many fans.
Lance Priebe announced Box Critters on 12 April, 2017 and has since been working on the virtual world alongside the Hyper Hippo team.
Lance is married and has three children. About thirteen years ago, Lance started to create online, virtual games/worlds. In 1999 he founded Rocketsnail Games, and created a large variety of games. In 2000 he started the Penguin Chat series, which was increasingly popular. In 2005, he co-created a game called Club Penguin. Club Penguin became extremely popular, and was eventually sold to the Walt Disney Company in 2007. After selling Club Penguin, Lance started to collaborate with Disney more often. He became a lead game designer, a lead action script programmer, and an inventor. Lance quit working with Disney and brought Rocketsnail Games back right before 2011. Lance is currently the CEO of Rocketsnail Games, and lead game designer of his company.
- Rsnail is a contraction of Rocketsnail.
- Lance Priebe has 2 twitter accounts, Lance Priebe and RocketSnail.
- Lance sold the massively popular virtual world; Club Penguin for $350 million in 2007
- He is currently working on several projects