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And now, 10 Questions from the Academy: A weekly feature from the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences wherein significant figures in the video game industry provide their input on past trends, current events, and future challenges and goals for the entertainment software community. Mike Ca...

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Just over a month ago, Joystiq talked to Epic Games' Mike Capps about crunch times in game development cycles and how many hours his employees are expected to work throughout the development of a game. Interestingly, Develop put the question of crunch time (among other things) to "over 350 industry ...

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Game designer Greg Costikyan has come out swinging against Epic president Michael Capps for supporting what the author and Manifesto Games co-founder describes "exploitation of talent." Capps, who lately has made a habit out of putting his foot in his mouth, reportedly told those attending a leade...

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If the headline of this post were the title of a book, the subhead would be: "And Other Awful Things Epic Chief Mike Capps Has Said Out Loud." Just so we don't bias you further, here's his quote to Game Informer, straight from Videogaming247: "I've talked to some developers who are saying 'If you wa...

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When in doubt, create comics. According to Epic Games president Mike Capps creating comics is a potential solution to future IP success. Apparently not content simply pushing out Unreal Engine 3 tech and becoming a shooter factory, Capps discussed the power to generate new IPs through the low cost m...

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Normally, it's Epic Games' Mark Rein that's throwing down the console-related taunts but, during an IGN interview at the New York Comic Con over the weekend, Epic Games' President Mike Capps dropped a chainsaw into the Wii. Now, one could argue the IGN interviewer provoked Capps' response with lin...

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