Veteran Konami producer Dave Cox is leaving the company today after 17 years of service, he announced on Twitter.
After seventeen years I have decided to leave Konami to explore new opportunities. Today is my final day with the company #endofanera
— Dave Cox (@kiddracul) August 29, 2014
Cox served as studio head and producer on MercurySteam’s recent Castlevania projects, Lords of Shadow, Mirror of Fate, and Lords of Shadow 2, the first two for which he’s also credited as a writer. Cox also lent his assistance as director of product management on Silent Hill 4: The Room, Suikoden IV, Silent Hill 2: Restless Dreams, Silent HIll 3. His first title as UK product manager was Castlevania: Symphony of the Night.
“So what’s next?” Cox mused on Twitter. “Something I’ve always wanted to do for a long time… Gonna take a break and then tell you all about it! #newchapter”
Because hashtags are the new period.