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Cliff Bleszinski leaves Epic Games after 20 years on the job

By Shawn Knight
Oct 4, 2012
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  1. We've recently learned that Epic Games design director Cliff Bleszinski has left the company following 20 years of service. Bleszinski has been in the gaming industry since he was a teenager and simply said it was time for a much...

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  2. ---agissi---

    ---agissi--- TechSpot Paladin Posts: 2,384   +15

    Aw wow, Epic has been close to my heart ever since I grew very fond of the original Unreal and then Unreal Tournament right away at first play.
     
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  3. scorpian007

    scorpian007 TS Rookie Posts: 34

    Whoa, did not expect this. Really sad to see him go, he is such a cool personality. I remember Epic from the Epic Pinball/Jack Jazzrabbit days
     
  4. captainawesome

    captainawesome TS Guru Posts: 415   +42

    Unreal is epic!
     
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  5. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TS Evangelist Posts: 3,473   +622

    I see what you did there! :p

    Jazz Jackrabbit is awesome also.
     
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  6. Rick

    Rick TechSpot Staff Posts: 6,305   +52 Staff Member

    That means he's be working for Epic since he was 17ish. That's very cool.
     
  7. slamscaper

    slamscaper TS Enthusiast Posts: 110   +10

    Cliffy B was no friend to PC gamers over the last few years, so I can't say I'll lose any sleep over his departure. He gave up on the PC community because he considers us all pirates.
     


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