randy pitchford Archives

Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford had previously promised special bonuses and royalties to the company, but recently told workers that they wouldn't actually be getting them – at least, in the scope they were originally promised. Credit: 2K Games Employees are still going to get their hands on smaller bonuses in the form of checks, but this is[...]
Former Claptrap Voice Actor David Eddings Claims Gearbox CEO "Rage Fired" Him
In a new interview with Newsweek, former Borderlands voice actor David Eddings, who was the voice behind the series' mascot Claptrap, discussed his complicated relationship with Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford Eddings recently revealed that he would not be returning to Borderlands 3, which sparked comments from Pitchford, alleging that Eddings was "bitter and disgruntled." Eddings hit back at Pitchford, citing[...]
Borderlands Voice Actor Not Returning Due To Pay Issues
Yesterday, Borderlands dev studio Gearbox Software's CEO Randy Pitchford responded to Eddings' commentary, saying the voice actor was "bitter and disgruntled" at having been terminated. As was the case with Troy Baker, the entire thing has become something of a twitter feud Eddings has responded to Pitchford's statements at length, which includes allegations of physical assault[...]
Borderlands 3 - Official Gameplay Reveal Trailer
Well, it seems Randy Pitchford, the CEO of Gearbox Software, decided to respond to a post where someone commented about unionizing voice actors.  The response is pretty short and to-the-point about the situation at hand. There was no "force" – He wanted it (and reveled in it) The issue today is that Mr Eddings is bitter[...]
Former Gearbox Lawyer Accuses CEO Randy Pitchford of Child Porn Possession
  The CEO of Gearbox Publishing, Randy Pitchford, and former General Counsel, Wade Callender, are suing each other for violating their legal duties to the company The suits include wild accusations on both sides, including Callender's allegation that Pitchford received a secret bonus from publisher Take-Two Interactive as an advance on his profits from Borderlands. Kotaku's report includes the full text[...]
GDC: Wild Borderlands 3 Footage Appears
Last night at GDC, Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford took some time during a presentation to show off some footage from Borderlands 3. According to Pitchford, the content shown was strictly to demo the Unreal Engine 4 in relation to Borderlands 3 and isn't necessarily anything we'll see in the game once it launches. Pitchford stressed several times that the footage shown[...]
'Obviously There Is Going To Be Another Borderlands' Says Developer
It was announced that there would be another in the series last year. However, that has been reaffirmed by Gearbox head Randy Pitchford during a panel at PAX East During the discussion, Pitchford said quite plainly: Obviously, there is going to be another Borderlands. He did however say that it might not be called Borderlands 3 when it[...]
Category: Video Games – Episode 47: Randy Pilchard
We also cover Randy Pitchford a lot and all the interviews he has been giving this week We also cover Yager's removal from Dead Island 2 before rounding things out to talk about an orc dating simulator of all things. Give the episode a listen here: [audio:http://s51.podbean.com/pb/05ac4f833232d15f977074a30a6cba18/55b02487/data2/blogs60/682909/uploads/Episode47-RandyPilchard-CVG.mp3] You can subscribe to us on iTunes here too if you want[...]
Gearbox CEO Says That He Lost $10-$15 Million On Aliens: Colonial Marines
Gearbox CEO, Randy Pitchford got a lot of flack when Aliens: Colonial Marines came out The drama as to why is long and spans several sources, but as a summary, people were disappointed in the game and due to pre-release advertising showing 'better' graphics than what it shipped with, people thought they had been lied[...]
Gearbox CEO Says There Will Be More Borderlands But It Won't Be Soon
Turns out I was probably wrong. Speaking to IGN at Develop 2015, Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford said that more Borderlands is coming, it just might not be all that soon When asked if the game was imminent, he said: Probably not It depends on how you define soon There'll almost certainly be more Borderlands, but we need[...]