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5:00 PM on 06.15.2011

Interview: OMG I interviewed Cliffy B: Fangirl edition

If you follow Destructoid regularly or know anything about me, you will understand how godamn excited I must have been for this interview. I make no apologies for what you are about to watch but I do warn you that ...

Hollie Bennett

12:40 PM on 06.15.2011

Watch Fallon shout 'GET THE EYEBALL!' at Cliff Bleszinski

Videogame week on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon continues! Last night Fallon hosted the recently-engaged Cliff Bleszinski (congrats!) to show off the upcoming Gears of War 3.  As Fallon points out, this game is kind of a ...

Nick Chester

9:40 AM on 06.15.2011

Cliffy B: PS3 has zero chance of getting Gears of War

Sony lovers hoping to get there dirty hands on Gears of War are in for their millionth disappointment, with lead designer Cliff Bleszinski confirming that there's "zero chance" of the series ever coming to the PS3. A Microsof...

Jim Sterling

1:01 PM on 06.09.2011

E3: Cliffy B 'doesn't get' people writing off Gears story

I was in the presence of the esteemed Cliff Bleszinski to get a preview gawp at Gears of War 3's campaign this week. The narrative mode of Gears is what attracted to me to the series in the first place, and I feel it odd that...

Jim Sterling

11:40 AM on 05.25.2011

Cliffy B wants dynamic difficulty for returning gamers

We spotted Epic's Cliff Bleszinski proposing a new method of scaling difficulty for returning gamers last night. The basic idea is that a game lowers the challenge if someone hasn't played a title in a while, allowing them to...

Jim Sterling





1:00 PM on 04.25.2011

Contest: Win some codes to the Gears of War 3 beta!

[Update] Contest closed! All winners have been sent a code! The Gears of War 3 beta officially kicked off today for all those that pre-order the game from GameStop. They now join all the people who've been in the beta throug...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

1:39 AM on 01.15.2011

Destructoid: Cliffy B, SEGA, and exploding men, oh my!

Today's episode of Destructoid is a special one. I say that every episode, but today I really mean it. Why, you ask? Because it's Friday, of course! But also because Max chose to wear his zebra print tie today and that can...

Tara Long

2:10 AM on 01.11.2011

Cliff Bleszinski charms in latest Bulletpoints video

Epic Games' series of developer diaries for Bulletstorm have been pretty entertaining up to this point. Even if I hadn't been barraged with constant reminders of how many times the game uses the word "f--k" (and speakin...

Conrad Zimmerman

5:00 PM on 12.25.2010

Epic to announce new IP at GDC 2011?

According to Examiner, the latest issue of EGM features an interview with Cliff Blezinski who tells us to look toward GDC 2011 for an announcement of a new IP by Epic Games. Supposedly Eric Holmes, lead designer of Prototype,...

Maurice Tan

1:00 PM on 12.21.2010

Play past Epic games, unlock stuff for Gears of War 3

Cliffy "don't call me Cliffy" B has revealed that if you play a number of alternative Epic Games titles, you can use the save data to unlock unique stuff in Gears of War 3 when it finally launches. That's pretty neat! Shadow ...

Jim Sterling

9:00 PM on 12.15.2010

Cliff Bleszinski hints at something 'Jazzy' and 'rabbity'

So, Epic Games' Cliff Bleszinski has been tweeting lately, and unless he's setting us up, there may be a Jazz Jackrabbit-related announcement in store for us soon. At least, one can hope. I'll let you be the judge. "Thursday ...

Jordan Devore

9:20 AM on 12.09.2010

Bulletstorm will look 'amazing' on PS3

Epic is known for working almost exclusively with the Xbox 360, so the legions of hardcore Sony lovers out there may be worried for the PS3 version of Bulletstorm. Don't worry though, because strong-thighed developer Clifford...

Jim Sterling

8:40 AM on 06.23.2010

Bleszinski skeptical about 'online pass' schemes

It's sad that publishers spend more time thinking about fighting used games than about making good games, but that's the world we live in. The latest attempt to strip consumers of their one recourse against purchasing crap ga...

Jim Sterling

1:20 PM on 06.14.2010

E3 10: Gears of War 3 live demo shows 4-player co-op

Just minutes ago Epic head Cliff Blezinski pulled out a live demo of chest-high wall shooter Gears of War 3, and showed off some of its four-player, story-based co-op. Playing with several other producers, Marcus and the othe...

Josh Tolentino

1:00 AM on 06.09.2010

Cliffy B lashes out at 'tabloid' videogame journalism

Epic's Clifford Bleszinski has hit out at what he called "tabloid journalism" amongst the enthusiast press following a supposed misquote that had him criticizing Japanese developers. The Gears of War creator was alleged to ha...

Jim Sterling

6:30 AM on 04.09.2010

Gears of War III confirmed, coming April 2011

You know how Epic's Cliff Bleszinksi was supposed to show off a game on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon? But then he didn't because Justin Bieber shook his hair in Fallon's direction and bumped the designer from the schedule? Oh...

Nick Chester