Ubisoft has introduced that its Govt Director of Far Cry, Dan Hay, might be leaving the studio this week. Hay is reported to have been engaged on a live-service Far Cry sport earlier than his departure.
Ubisoft has introduced that Hay might be ending his tenure on the studio this week – having labored there for over a decade. As shared by GamesBeat, a press release from the corporate confirmed his departure. “After greater than 10 years at Ubisoft, Dan Hay has introduced that he might be pursuing a brand new chapter in his skilled life and he might be leaving on November 12,” reads the assertion’s opening line.
Ubisoft went on to substantiate in its assertion that Hay had not but introduced the place he could be working subsequent earlier than thanking the Far Cry Exec for his many contributions over time. The studio then concluded by revealing that the model crew could be led by Ubisoft Montreal Producer Sandra Warren on an interim foundation, who will work alongside a extremely succesful crew of producers and administrators.
Per VentureBeat, Hay was reportedly engaged on the studio’s subsequent Far Cry sport, which is rumoured to take form as a live-service sport just like the reviews surrounding the studio’s subsequent Murderer’s Creed sport. Earlier this yr, reviews surfaced suggesting that Ubisoft have been working on a project codenamed Assassin’s Creed Infinity that may take form as a web based platform together with a number of historic settings that evolve over time.
Following the reviews, Ubisoft formally introduced that it was engaged on Murderer’s Creed Infinity. The sport is being developed by a “cross studio, collaborative construction” made up of the event groups at Ubisoft Quebec and Montreal. Whereas little is at the moment recognized in regards to the mission when it comes to its gameplay, a press release from the corporate in July gave some perception into what followers can count on.
“Relatively than persevering with to cross the baton from sport to sport,” reads the assertion, “we profoundly imagine this is a chance for one in all Ubisoft’s most beloved franchises to evolve in a extra built-in and collaborative method that’s much less centered on studios and extra targeted on expertise and management, irrespective of the place they’re inside Ubisoft.”
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