Bleszinski leaves Epic
Epic Games has announced that their Design Director Cliff Bleszinski has left the company has left the company after spending the last 20 years in their employment.
During his time at Epic, he's helped form some of the studios most notable works, from Jazz Jackrabbit, through Unreal Tournament to the Gears of War series that has made Epic the powerhouse that it is.
Speaking on Bleszinski's departure, Epic president said "his passion for creating video games of high quality has been unflinching. We are grateful for all his hard work".
His departure from Epic comes not long after senior producer Rod Fergusson's departure to Irrational Studios, and he has become very popular, gaining respect amongst gamers for his style, humour openness on twitter and in general.