Techland has revealed the primary piece of idea artwork for its unannounced AAA open-world fantasy motion RPG. Moreover, the event workforce has lately recruited expertise that has beforehand labored at Arkane and CD Projekt Pink.
The idea artwork encompasses a man some form of historic metropolis surrounded by lush bushes, pink vegetation, and waterfalls. Notably, the archetecture of this spoil is not conventional medieval England in its aesthetic, so we could also be in for one thing barely left subject for AAA fantasy.
For this new IP, the studio has employed narrative director Karolina Stachyra and narrative lead Arkadiusz Borowik, each of whom beforehand labored on The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings and The Witcher three: Wild Hunt.
The remainder of the workforce has equally notable backgrounds. Lately recruited members embrace open world director Bartosz Ochman, who beforehand labored on Cyberpunk 2077 and The Witcher three. Mario Maltezos, the undertaking’s artistic director, has labored on Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time and Mad Max, whereas lead sport designer David McClure labored on Deathloop. Lead animator Kevin Quad labored on Horizon Zero Daybreak and its DLC, and lead UI designer Marcin Surosz was a UI/UX designer at Folks Can Fly.
“We’re very proud of what now we have achieved with the Dying Mild franchise thus far,” defined Techland CEO Pawel Marchewka in a press launch. “Furthermore, our journey with Dying Mild 2 Keep Human has solely simply begun as we plan to help this sport for not less than 5 years, with its scope and dimension matching, if not exceeding, what now we have supplied our group with throughout post-launch help for its predecessor.”
“On the similar time, our ambition is to introduce a model new IP that’s vastly totally different from what now we have been doing for the previous a number of years. We wish to create a totally next-gen expertise,” he continued. “A brand new fantasy epic set in a sprawling open world, fueled by the abilities and expertise now we have gained as a workforce through the years, infused with new concepts, ardour, and creativity. Whereas we can not share extra particulars about this undertaking now, we’re all actually invested in it and looking out ahead to exhibiting it to players when the time is correct.”
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Techland is at the moment hiring extra builders to work on the unannounced fantasy sport. This appears to be an ongoing pattern of studios making an attempt to court docket extra expertise by teasing excessive profile tasks both on social media or exhibiting them off inside sport showcases, as within the case of Ubisoft’s Splinter Cell remake.
Techland are recent off creating Dying Light 2, and whereas most of the improvement workers are remaining with the zombie open world to create post-release content, it appears clear that the studio is gearing up for manufacturing on their subsequent (hopefully main) IP.
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