Techland is greatest recognized for its Dying Mild and Lifeless Island franchises, but it surely looks like its subsequent recreation shall be heading in a totally completely different course. The developer is at the moment hiring for dozens of positions in a Techland group engaged on an “unannounced AAA open-world action-RPG in a fantasy setting“.
A brand new AAA open-world fantasy action-RPG
Little is thought concerning the unannounced “AAA open-world action-RPG in a fantasy setting” from Techland other than the solo idea artwork picture that exhibits a lone robed determine gazing at historic overgrown ruins sitting amidst a fork in a fast-flowing river. Techland CEO Paweł Marchewka defined how we’ll see extra concerning the recreation “when the time is correct”:
We’re very proud of what we have now completed with the Dying Mild franchise to date. Furthermore, our journey with Dying Mild 2 Keep Human has solely simply begun as we plan to help this recreation for a minimum of 5 years, with its scope and dimension matching, if not exceeding, what we have now offered our neighborhood with throughout post-launch help for its predecessor. On the similar time, our ambition is to introduce a model new IP that’s vastly completely different from what we have now been doing for the previous a number of years. We need to create a totally next-gen expertise. A brand new fantasy epic set in a sprawling open world, fueled by the talents and expertise we have now gained as a group over time, infused with new concepts, ardour, and creativity. Whereas we can not share extra particulars about this mission now, we’re all actually invested in it and searching ahead to exhibiting it to avid gamers when the time is correct.
The group creating the sport options many ex-CD Projekt Pink builders, equivalent to Narrative Director Karolina Stachyra who wrote the Bloody Baron questline in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, in addition to engaged on The Witcher 2: Murderer of Kings. Arkadiusz Borowik would be the recreation’s Narrative Lead and has additionally labored on The Witcher 2 and The Witcher 3. Different notable group members embody Open World Director Bartosz Ochman (Cyberpunk 2077, The Witcher 3), Lead Animator Kevin Quaid (Horizon Zero Daybreak), Lead Sport Designer David McClure (Deathloop), and Artistic Director Mario Maltezos (Mad Max, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time). These wanting to hitch the group can take a look at the open positions.
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