Video game designer and banner Blaustoise has actually revealed his choice to end up being a totally free agent heading into 2021, ending his five-year employment at Riot Games.

Blaustoise shared a declaration in a post thanking his good friends and associates at the business and the neighborhoods around the video game titles he has actually dealt with. Blaustoise likewise detailed his strategies heading forward.

” The blend of video game dev + banner is an authentic and distinct direction for me, and I desire to pursue it to the fullest,” Blaustoise composed. “There are smaller sized studios that I might look for full-time dev chances at, however for now I wish to take what I’ve learned at Riot and PlayStation and assist a new set of games, items, and players.”

Over the previous few years, Blaustoise had actually been operating in the research study and development department at Riot Games for both prototype games and existing games, such as League of Legends, TFT, and Valorant.

In 2020, Blaustoise got some impressive traction with his stream with the release of VALORANT, the increase of Amongst Us, and participating in the recent OTV and Friends Rust server as a member of the notorious Team Rocket.

After just one month in 2021, Blaustoise’s stream appears on an upward trajectory, so a concentrate on material creation could assist him keep growing. He also said he was open to any prospective consulting chances or streaming collaborations.