People Can Fly News


Gears of War: Judgment aiming for a lighter, more 'fun' tone

By Steve Watts, Dec 17, 2012 11:15am PST

The writers of Gears of War: Judgment talk about how they're trying to make a lighter tone for this game than the previous titles.


"Don't forget that Tanya "You Scared The Dick Off Me!" Jessen is still at Epic (though the most ..."

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Making new Gears of War 'refreshing' after departure of former Epic leads

By Steve Watts, Dec 14, 2012 1:00pm PST

Gears of War: Judgment producer Alan Van Slyke and lead level designer Jim Brown talk about the future of the Gears franchise, as it moves away from Cliff Bleszinski and Rod Fergusson.


"Man I'm sure sweeny has replacements lined up for his retirement."

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Interview: How People Can Fly is shaking up Gears of War's multiplayer

By Steve Watts, Dec 12, 2012 1:15pm PST

We talk with senior producer Chris Wynn about the new OverRun and Free-for-All multiplayer modes, and how the community might impact DLC plans.


Gears of War: Judgment preview: back to the beginning

By Steve Watts, Dec 12, 2012 9:00am PST

A hands-on look at the single-player campaign of Gears of War: Judgment.


Gears of War: Judgment multiplayer preview: fulfilling requests

By Steve Watts, Dec 12, 2012 6:00am PST

A hands-on preview of the two new multiplayer modes in Gears of War: Judgment, titled "OverRun" and "Free-for-All."


Gears of War: Judgment pre-orders begin with 'Hammerburst' bonus

By Steve Watts, Nov 07, 2012 8:15am PST

Gears of War: Judgment pre-orders began in earnest today, offering a "Classic Hammerburst" weapon for multiplayer along with retailer-specific multiplayer skins.


Ex-People Can Fly devs start The Astronauts

By John Keefer, Oct 11, 2012 4:30pm PDT

Three devs from Bulletstorm dev People Can Fly have branched out to form a new development house called The Astronauts. They have also licensed Unreal Engine 3 tech for their future games.


"You must have been playing with a nudity mod, personally I don't remember anything unusual about ..."

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Gears of War: Judgment to feature free-for-all multiplayer

By Steve Watts, Aug 27, 2012 3:30pm PDT

Gears of War: Judgment will add a "Free-for-All" multiplayer mode, marking the first time the series has had multiplayer that isn't team-based.


"wow. Capitalized Eat Shit & Die, no less. This man means business"

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Epic buys Gears of War: Judgment developer People Can Fly

By Steve Watts, Aug 13, 2012 9:15am PDT

Epic Games has bought People Can Fly, the developer of Gears of War: Judgment.


"So what you are saying is that Epic will ultimately fail because they don't make strategy games."

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Gears of War: Judgment coming March 19

By John Keefer, Jul 13, 2012 4:00pm PDT

Gears of War: Judgment will be coming out March 19 of next year.


"Great, prequel to the original chest-high wall, so excited!! Zzzzz"

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Epic attended Pixar story workshop for Gears of War: Judgment

By Steve Watts, Jun 27, 2012 7:30am PDT

Epic Games attended a workshop with a Pixar story director, to gain insight on how to create stronger characters and stories.


"Good for them! They are trying to improve something that they don't do all that well."

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Cliffy B: 'Games have become more linear and easier'

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 21, 2012 8:15am PDT

Expanding the gaming audience has come at the cost of making games simpler and easier, Epic Games design director Cliff Bleszinski has said. And it just so happens that a game of his, the prequel Gears of War: Judgement, is hoping to present a challenge for players.


"Yes, Cliffy B, and you were well rewarded for your hand in that."

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Gears of War: Judgement formally announced with E3 trailer

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2012 12:46pm PDT

Epic has whispered and muttered about a new Gears of War over the past few days, but Gears of War: Judgement was only formally unveiled during Microsoft's presentation at E3 today. The trailer confirmed that yes, Baird and Cole Train will be shooting guns a lot.


"Ick, would rather see Bulletstorm 2! That game was a gem of 2011."

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Bulletstorm dev involved in Gears of War Judgment

By Steve Watts, Jun 01, 2012 2:30pm PDT

Bulletstorm developer People Can Fly is involved in the new Gears of War title, though the studio's exact level of involvement is still vague.


"Clearly People Can Fly has been given the enormous and time consuming task of creating weapon ..."

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Bulletstorm 2 was planned, but cancelled

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 10, 2012 11:00am PDT

A sequel to the delightful Bulletstorm had once been in the works, Epic Games has revealed, but sadly it wasn't to be. The project was cancelled, and People Can Fly put to work on a new project. When life gives you dick-lemons, make dick-lemonade.


"And what ***** me off the most is I won't get to see that cyborg guy totally malfunctioning and ..."

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