Xian Lu is a 23 year-old game designer, interactive media designer and game UI/UX designer based in Los Angeles. She entered USC’s MFA program in Interactive Media & Games Design in 2015, with a Digital Media Technology BE from Zhejiang University, China.


Xian believes game, as a special form of interactive experiences, is for everyone. She is on her way to learn more about the design process of meaningful play and various representations of race, gender, age and belief in games. She is also passionate about designing and improving interaction methods of games to bring better experience for all kinds of users.

In her spare time, Xian enjoys swimming and travelling. She loves all kids’ stuff and animated movies. Panda and penguin are her favourite creatures in the world.