Days Gone Studio Responds To Game Director’s Controversial Comments

Earlier this week, past days Creative director John Garvin made headlines when he blamed the game’s poor critical reception on “awakened critics” who didn’t care about the subject matter of the story and “didn’t bother to play the actual game.” That Tweet has since been deleted, and Garvin made his account private after strong rejection. past days developer Bend Studio has now stepped in. In a statement shared with the company official Twitter accountBend distanced himself from Garvin’s comments, though he said the team is “proud” of what it accomplished with the game.

“We are aware of comments made by our former Creative Director regarding past days regarding your personal view on the critical reception of our intellectual property. Bend Studio does not share your opinion or reflect the opinions of our team. Our firm is immensely proud of the work we accomplished in past days and we are grateful to all the developers who put their heart and soul into it,” the statement read.

“We are incredibly humbled by the support of our Days Gone community and we will continue to share your enthusiasm for our world and characters as we look to the future.”

Weather past days sold at par with game station‘s ghost of tsushimathe latter game will have a live action adaptation. past days game director jeff ross pointed to the game’s Metacritic score as the reason for this unequal treatmentY members of the game community have been requesting a sequel. Fans can debate whether Sony should weigh the game’s critical reviews so much, but at the end of the day, that’s their decision. Reviews are always subjective anyway, and readers should always keep that in mind when making a decision on whether or not to buy a game.

past days is available now at Playstation 4Y personal computer. You can check out all of our previous coverage of the game. right here.

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