Fortnite Boss Donald Mustard Departs from Epic Games

He was one of the pioneering leaders who made Fortnite possible and successful.

Epic Games Chief Creative Officer and one of the leaders behind who made Fortnite successful Donald Mustard has announced his departure.

Today at Twitter, Epic Games’ Chief Creative Officer Donald Mustard confirmed that he will be “retiring” from his role later this month. He has been in the gaming industry for nearly 25 years already which gives him a lot of experience when it comes to game development.

On his Twitter account, Mustard thanked Epic and is honored to be part of the team. He is especially proud of his accomplishments in helping create and shape the popular online multiplayer battle royale Fortnite. He is known to be one of the guys who made the game possible and continued to improve on it as the years went by.

“I am humbled to have been a part of the team that every day tries to bring ‘joy and delight’ to the Fortnite community!” he said. “We love watching you experience every moment – leaping from the Battle Bus for the very first time, seeing the rocket crack open the sky, dancing with friends after a Victory Royale, being sucked into a black hole or being washed out to sea as The Island flipped over – and on and on! I can’t wait to now share in the future of Fortnite as a player alongside all of you!”

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