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Motiga, after having laid off a large portion of their staff, has suffered another departure as Community Manager Troy Hewitt left the company effective this past Friday. In a letter on the Gigantic Reddit page, Hewitt detailed his love for the company, the community, and his faith in Gigantic as a game and sites “reaching a phase in life that requires I move on to other opportunities” as the reason for the departure.

Let me be clear: I believe in Gigantic and I love this team. The reality is that I have reached a phase of my life that requires me to move in a new direction – a phase that brings new creative and professional challenges, and new opportunities for personal growth.

We wish Troy well on his new opportunities.

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Mike "Magicman" Byrne has been a part of the MMOBomb family for years and serves as the site's current Editor-in-Chief. His love for MMOs and gaming in general has led him to covering games for numerous websites including Gamebreaker TV and XIV Nation where he proudly displays his fanboy flag for FFXIV:ARR.

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  1. tralala on May 2, 2016

    Good news, brainless copy/paste mobas going down in packs, played paragon lately, oh , what a crap another brainless copy/paste moba, looks good but thats it,so long matches and super boring, all the time braindead one map pvp over and over over and over over and over, i better suicide, i prefer smart games then this shi t, for poor asians to play in esports these shi ts

    • leafy on May 2, 2016

      I agree you, should end your life.

    • Shanex on May 2, 2016

      I couldn’t even finish a match in paragon. It’s way too slow. At least smite feels “action-y” Playing paragon was like playing league but even slower and more ridiculous to understand.

    • Sephiroth on May 2, 2016

      Sorry if free games that require brain power to play are so bad for you, paragon is a game that has a big population already and growing.The matches can be done in over 16 minutes each like i have done in a few games , depending ofc on you and your team.
      And i take it you mean your the brain dead one.

      • YOHO MOHO on May 2, 2016

        Butthurt Fanboy is Butthurt GG NO RE

        • Eviil on May 2, 2016

          What he says is true though, I don’t play it that much though it gets kinda boring for me after a while.

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