Halo Composer Discusses Being Fired from Bungie

Marty O’Donnell’s sudden departure from Destiny developer Bungie made headlines in 2014, and for the first time the accomplished Halo composer is opening up about the ordeal.

In an interview with IGN Unfiltered, O’Donnell claims tensions had begun to rise between himself and the other studio heads at Bungie over creative and business decisions for Destiny.

here were things that were being re-jiggered, and my frustration with some of the business and creative decisions started to mean that I was on this side of the divide and everybody else was on this side,” he said of the differences between himself and other staffers. “And, as much as we tried to bridge it, it just didn’t seem like it was going to get bridged.”

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