Rod Fergusson Discusses Gears of War, His Experiences and Studio in a New Interview

By   /   Sep 13, 2014

Rod Fergusson, the man who made his return to Microsoft as the head of new Black Tusk Studio, where his first task is to bring Gears of War title for Xbox One, has given an interview to Total Xbox, where he talks about the new studio, his experiences and the upcoming Gears of War title.

First of all, he talked about the new studio telling that people are extremely committed to make a name for themselves as they are taking this new entry in Gears of War series very seriously and they will try not to disappoint the die-hard fans of the franchise.

Yes, and that’s going to be our big focus – doing right by the fans and the community to show that Black Tusk understands Gears. You have to do it right before you do it differently.

Rod continued on to say that  this time, due to more resources available for them at the studio, they would like to add a lot of new stuff to the game and take the series to a whole new level.

At Epic we were always super lean, we always had the smallest team possible, we were always sort of understaffed and overworked so we weren’t able to fully take advantage of what the franchise could do.

So one of the other reasons I’m excited about having Gears of War at Microsoft is that we can actually see Gears do more than just any one particular instance. There are just a lot more opportunities because we have more resources to do that.

Rod Fergusson also shed some light on his time at Irrational Studios as he stated that it was a great experience for him as he learned a lot and he realized that the Irrational studio puts more focus on the game’s story whereas at Epic the first focus was gameplay.

Gears of War is still a long way away from its release, but it is good to know that the lead of the game is the one who has worked on the franchise before, as he will be able to guide the people to develop yet another amazing entry in the series.

Featured Videos

Hot Right Now

Next Batman Arkham

Next Batman Arkham Could be Batman Arkham Insurgency, Announcement in March?

Warner Bros. is about to make an important announcement on March 8, 2017. There's no official...

by   /   14 hours ago

The AMD Ryzen CPU Hits The Right Marks, Just Needs Right Price

The AMD Ryzen CPU was demoed recently and what a demo it was. AMD showed that the upcoming AMD...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Death Stranding leak

New Death Stranding Leak Revealed The Name Of Norman Reedus’ Character

Hideo Kojima rocked the internet with the reveal of Death Stranding trailer at The Game Awards...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Video Game Remasters

Untold Stories of Video Game Remasters – the Good, Bad, and Ugly

In today’s video, we discuss something subjective – are video game remasters good or bad? And...

by   /   Sep 9, 2016
Video Game Villains

Top 10 Invincible Video Game Villains Who Just Won’t Die, No Matter What

We all are accustomed with video game villains and the story usually concludes with the fall of...

by   /   Aug 18, 2016
Load More