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Tim Cain no longer with Carbine :(

Discussion in 'WildStar General' started by Ripper McGee, Oct 13, 2011.

  1. Ripper McGee

    Ripper McGee Founding Member

    Sep 23, 2011
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    Massively Article: Tim Cain joins Obsidian

    While this doesn't reduce my interest in the game now, I will say that Tim's influence is a huge reason I've been following Carbine all this time.

    What does this change mean to you?
  2. Zap-Robo

    Zap-Robo Administrator • King Cupcake

    Aug 9, 2011
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    Youngstown, OH
    Not so much - as Tim was at the company during the genesis of the WildStar universe, I reckon he'll have left his mark on the world. Once that design is on paper, all it now takes is a competent team to bring that design to life.

    It's a shame he felt he had to leave for pastures new, but that's what people often do! I'm sure Carbine will shoulder the loss and keep hard at work for us :)
  3. Dyraele

    Dyraele "That" Cupcake

    Aug 23, 2011
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    Didn't sound to me like the "new" pastures were all that new. He worked on Fallout before and seems like he returned to familiar territory.

    Anyway, this in no way changes my feelings for the game. The direction is already set, so whoever replaces him will already have a path to go down.
  4. souper

    souper Founding Member

    Dec 8, 2009
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    He actually left a few months ago so this wasn't a surprise. Looks like he jumped into another interesting project quickly.

    Either way, as the other guys said, he helped design the game and those design decisions will always be a part of the game... unless they are changed. Glad he was part of the process at all.

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