Monday, April 16, 2012

Molyneux - the hard truth

Yeah, people will disagree with me. That's how things go. But there are a lot of people that agree with me on this too.

As I read that Peter Molyneux was jumping ship from another company he formed, to join another new one, I thought "Why does he feel the need to keep doing this?". Perhaps he's just trying to get back his glory days? *Shrugs. I got some interesting feedback after posting this in a few groups on facebook, so I thought I'd share here as well.

It's my opinion that his days starting out with Bullfrog were his best. So I made this:

Not really subtle, but deff true to the heart. Say what you will about fable, it just doesn't match up with what Molyneux did back in the day in terms of following through with ambition. He blames becoming too comfortable, being given the benefit of the doubt from the industry. Perhaps he's right. Whatever the reason, lets hope his latest move allows him the pressure to get back to doing what he did best; making good games.

By the way, all four of those titles listed above can be found on