Earlier today I found out that an old friend of mine has lost his job.
For the past six and a half years Eddy Webb has been part of the creative team responsible for putting together the World Of Darkness video game, based on the White Wolf RPG. CCP, the company that owned the project, has canceled it, and laid off a number of employees, including my friend Eddy.
I’ve known Eddy for some years now, although he hasn’t lived in my town for a while, we keep in touch through the usual social media. To be honest, I really don’t know that much about gaming or game design, but I do know that Eddy is a meticulous researcher and a very clear and readable writer. He can produce outstanding copy to spec and on deadline.
I’m putting this out there because I know a lot of people who…