Tony Goodman

Halo Wars: Bungie saw project as ‘whoring out the franchise’

Halo Wars may not have been original, but it put a neat spin on Microsoft’s well-known franchise. For Ensemble Studios, it was never meant to be a Halo game. Founder Tony Goodman has spent time discussing the difficult situation faced by his team.

9 years ago

Tony Goodman headlines

  • Age Of Empires co-creator forms new mobile start up

    Tony Goodman, one of the co-creators of Ensemble Studios’ Age Of Empires, has launched a new mobile start up called PeopleFun, telling VentureBeat his firm plans to create “character driven games,” and start small. “We were so successful with our first idea that we never got around to some of our other ideas. We’d like […]

    9 years ago
  • All studios formed by ex-Ensemble staff, in case you're confused

    Rock Paper Shotgun has listed the new studios formed by now-defunct Ensemble Studios on one pretty page.It’s a good thing, because we know most people are prone to ADHD, and lists help keep your brain cells organized.Without further ado, here’s the breakdown:Robot Entertainment: Started by Ensemble co-founder Tony Goodman in Texas with 45 other Ensemble […]

    12 years ago
  • Robot Entertainment developing extra content for Halo Wars

    Robot Entertainment is developing extra content for Halo Wars, as well as providing community support for Age of Empires.The news was confirmed via press release this morning after word broke over the weekend that ex-Ensemble co-founder Tony Goodman had formed the new company.“The video game industry is in a state of upheaval,” explained Goodman. “Not […]

    12 years ago