The boss of The Coalition, the creative Rod Fergusson, you have confessed in an interview that was about to cancel Fortnite: the biggest economic success of the video game industry in recent years. How could it happen?
The now main responsible for the Gears of War saga was at that time in Epic Games, and the video game did not convince him at all. He has been told in the context of an interview with GameInformer in which he has been asked if he does not regret not having stayed at Epic Games, a position where he would now be a millionaire.
” I do not know if I would have been a millionaire because I would have canceled Fortnite, “said Ferguson, who left the studio when Fortnite only housed the Save the World mode, before the addition of his battle royale. & Quot; Before I left I tried to cancel it The game did not reach my level for something that we would have to dedicate to continuous support “.
Fergusson, in fact, does not bear any kind of grudge to the success that the video game has had far from his mandate. ” I’m very happy with how the video game is doing ” Ferguson declared. ” People ask me, do not you feel bad for leaving Epic? And I answer them, no … Actually, you should feel good about the fact that I left, because otherwise I would have canceled the game and there would not be this world phenomenon “.