Epic Games President Mike Capps retires, puts fatherhood ahead of video games

Mike Capps

By on December 5, 2012 at 5:57 pm

Epic Games President Mike Capps has today announced his decision to step down from his current active role in order to pursue his responsibilities as a father.

“I’m fortunate that with Epic’s success and generosity, I can be a stay at home dad for a while,” says Capps in an official company blog post. “My wife Julianne and I are very happy in Raleigh, and other than cleaning up baby barf, I don’t have much planned. I might do some teaching, spend more time on creative writing, and maybe get more active with a few charities.”

“Epic founder and CEO Tim Sweeney and other board members asked me to stay on the board, and I’m thrilled to do so as I’m truly excited about our future games and Unreal Engine 4.”

Source: Epic Games

5 comments (Leave your own)

Worst role model EVER!

Le sigh…

 

Well la di fucking da… how the rich live… who the hell can afford to just retire at that age?

 

barf? is this the name you give to your kid? For the love of god give the kid a Christian name or a decent name you idiot

 

nekosan:
Well la di fucking da… how the rich live… who the hell can afford to just retire at that age?

Yeah how dare he become successful.

 

zakynthos,

Obvious troll is obvious.

 
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