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, an announcement 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 can 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 staff can be led by Ubisoft Montreal Producer Sandra Warren on an interim foundation, who will work alongside a extremely succesful staff 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 stories surrounding the studio’s subsequent Murderer’s Creed sport. Earlier this yr, stories surfaced suggesting that Ubisoft have been engaged on a undertaking codenamed Murderer’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 stories, 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 present identified concerning the undertaking when it comes to its gameplay, an announcement from the corporate in July gave some perception into what followers can count on.
“Moderately than persevering with to go the baton from sport to sport,” reads the assertion, “we profoundly consider this is a chance for one in every of 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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