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Featured Developer Rune Speich (Reto.Splixxen)

Each week we’ll feature one of the developers from the team and tell you a bit about who they are and what they are working on.

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First of all, what is your gamertag in Heroes & Generals, and what’s the story?
Reto.Splixxen.
The full story behind it is an almost well-kept secret! But I can reveal it has something to do with Scrabble..

What is your position at Reto-Moto?
QA Manager

For how long have you been working here?
Since November 1st 2011

What games have you worked on?
I’ve been an active Alpha/Beta/Game tester for 15 years, but this is the first game where I’m paid for it!

Which tools do you use for making Heroes & Generals?
Mainly MS Visual Studio 2010, Notepad++, ingame debugging tools, Red Bull.

What are your hobbies?
Believe it or not.. Gaming! I’m also quite the movie addict.

What’s the best thing about Heroes & Generals?
It matters if you win or lose. Instead of what you do in almost any other game – just logging on to a map and once done, you wipe the slate clean and start over.

What’s the best thing about working at Reto-Moto?
Apart from doing what I love?, I would say the people here. It’s an amazing crew of talented people, that give it their best towards making a kick-ass game.

What are you working on right now?
Filling out the Featured Developer questionnaire (Duuh!)… Once done I’ll be going through the crashlogs.

What are your favorite games of all time?
Quake 1, Morrowind: Elder Scrolls, Ultima Online, Heroes of Might & Magic 3, Diablo 1+2, Warcraft (Dota).

What are your favorite movies?
Dogma, Swordfish, Blade Runner, The Shawshank Redemption, Aliens and many more..

What are you waiting for soldier? We need heroes on the battlefield and generals to lead them!