Pictured is "Titan's Head" by Eduardo Gonzalez. It was the artist's ticket to a job in a games unit at Sony, but the art never appeared in the "God of War" title for which it was created because the game play it needed could not be delivered with existing technology.
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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. He was most recently Managing Editor for TechRepublic Pro. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop support specialist in the social research and energy industries. He has bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Louisville, where he has also lectured on computer crime and crime prevention.