Bulletstorm Didn't Make Money, But it Was Worth It

Mike Capps, president of Gears of War development studio, doesn't regret Bulletstorm. That game got a lot of hype—and some extraordinarily odd press coverage—when it was released earlier this year. It was an odd first-person shooter that was vulgar in tone and creative in execution, rewarding players for, well, being… » 7/22/11 4:00pm 7/22/11 4:00pm

Epic Prez Says Xbox Winning Online Battle With "Cool Stuff"

Epic Games president and connoisseur of "cool stuff" Mike Capps believes that Microsoft is winning the battle for online dominance, partly because of the soon-to-launch New Xbox Experience. Capps tells GamesIndustry.biz » 11/03/08 7:40pm 11/03/08 7:40pm that the Xbox 360's expansion of the "Live presence" and, in particular, the streaming of Netflix…

Epic Games Exploring New IPs Through Comic Books

Mike Capps, el presidente of Epic Games, recently spoke at the Casual Connect conference in Seattle, saying that his company had lost some of its "nimbleness" as a blockbuster producing studio. With massive titles like Gears of War » 7/29/08 8:00pm 7/29/08 8:00pm and on its plate, its looking to explore new franchises on the cheap, specifically…