Relic Entertainment says goodbye to one of his longtime employees this month. Quinn Duffy, Design Director of among others Age of Empires 4, leaves the developer studio for real-time strategy games.
A farewell after 24 years
The Age-of Empires 4 team loses one of his senior personalities. Quinn Duffy, Design Director for Relics The Newest real-time strategy game, Officially leaves the studio after 24 years. This comes from his CV on LinkedIn.
There he assumed that December 2021 will be his last working month at Relic Entertainment. In his entry on LinkedIn he stressed that he was very proud of the work of the team of Age of Empires 4. He also wrote:
At Relic, I had a passion for both history and the real-time strategy genre. That's why I could not have been thrilled to build a new part of these beloved and iconic series.
Quinn Duffy's career
Quinn Duffy has been working at Relic since 1998 and began as progression and economy designers for space-based real-time strategy game Homework. It quickly became the chief designer and Gameplay Lead for further strategy games of Relic: Impossible Creatures and Company of Heroes. He was also senior designer for Warhammer 40.000: Space Marine.
Since 2010 he took over the position of the design director for real-time strategy projects at Relic Entertainment, where under its leadership Company of Heroes 2 was created. In 2016, he switched to the development of Age of Empires 4, first as head of the project and then as a design director.
The work on Age of Empires 4 goes on
Also, when Quinn leaves Duffy Relic Entertainment, work for the team on Age of Empires 4 continues. Recently, the Winter Update was released. Also, A roadmap has been published by Relic Entertainment in which you show the more real-time strategy plans.
Age of Empires 4 was published in October 2021 and received very positively by fans. We too at PC Games have made a test and felt the game as a good real-time strategy title that would have liked to dare more.
From Dina Makovich Author 21.12.2021 at 12:52