Gears of War Developer Black Tusk Studios Promotes Rod Fergusson to Studio Head

Similar to 343 Industries and Halo, Black Tusk Studios has its work cut out for it. Although formed to develop a new IP, the studio was quickly named the Gears of War developer and is currently hard at work at the Xbox One debut of the series. The developer has undergone a bit of a shake-up today as former studio head Hanno Lemke has left to become GM of Microsoft Studios UK and Rod Fergusson has taken his place:

Fergusson is an industry veteran, beginning work in 1996 and has been involved with major releases included Half-Life: Counter-Strike, Bulletstorm, BioShock Infinite and more. Thankfully, Fergusson confirmed that this promotion will not affect his work on the next Gears of War: