Back in February, Cliff Bleszinski expressed an curiosity to return as a guide for Gears 6 and maybe for the favored franchise in entirety. That proposal of kinds although, has but to be formally acknowledged by the events concerned, that means that seeing Bleszinski again in third-person motion must wait.
Taking to Twitter on the weekend, Bleszinski confirmed that since he made his pursuits public, he has neither been contacted by Microsoft nor The Coalition. Hence, the silent remedy (or lack of curiosity) makes it clear that the chance to seek the advice of him for Gears 6 or the franchise has been missed.
Gears followers – I ADORE all of you and I really respect your assist through the years. Meeting so lots of you in particular person, hell, the tattoos, all of it.
However, if MS/The Coalition hasn’t contacted me but (they’ve my information) to seek the advice of it isn’t going to occur.
It is what it’s. 😮
— Cliff Bleszinski (@therealcliffyb) April 11, 2020
Bleszinski beforehand teased that he’ll share “unused concepts” with Microsoft if the massive wigs resolve to convey him again. He additionally added that he must solely hand over “three pages of notes” for a community-loved Gears 6 installment. He even added that there stays one factor that he actually needed for the fourth installment however it by no means occurred.
Fair to say, Bleszinski was the guts of the Gears of War franchise. He labored with Rod Fergusson, who has now joined Blizzard to supervise the Diablo franchise, for the primary three installments. When Microsoft swooped in to amass all rights, Bleszinski parted methods to open his personal growth studio. Unfortunately, Boss Key Productions needed to be shut down in 2018 following a horrible efficiency with LawBreakers and Radical Heights. Bleszinski was a core a part of what made Gears of War so iconic. Hence, he probably has a couple of prime concepts to push the franchise additional along with his personal model of Gears 6.