Anthem Lead Game Designer Passes Away

Game developer Corey Gaspur has passes away announced BioWare. The lead designer on Anthem had worked at BioWare for nine years and worked as designer for a host of games incuding Mass Effect 2, Mass Effect 3 and Dragon Age: Origins.

The official blog post from BioWare states that he was a “talented designer and an even better person”. The developers offers their condolences to “Corey’s family and everyone that knew him”. The loss of Gaspur makes this a sad day for gamers. He had worked on many well-known and incredible titles in the past and the upcoming Anthem is gathering a very positive response already. It’s currently unknown who will take the reigns as lead designer now that Gaspur is gone.

BioWare end their blog post with a short message to their colleague and friend. “We will miss you” reads the post. Other directors and the new BioWare boss have taken to Twitter to post their condolences for Gaspur’s passing.

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