Raphaël Colantonio co-founded Arkane Studios in 1999. He departed the workforce two years in the past in 2017. Now he and a former Govt Producer at Arkane, Julien Roby, are starting anew. The duo have opened a studio, WolfEye Studios, which goals to craft huge concepts with a small workforce. In truth, WolfEye is already laborious at work on its debut challenge, although particulars presently stay beneath wraps. That can change within the coming weeks, nevertheless. The challenge’s first teaser is anticipated to seem throughout The Recreation Awards on December 12th.
Apparently, WolfEye doesn’t have one central place of operation. As a substitute, the workforce runs on a “distributed” improvement mannequin, that means the studio works out of Texas, Australia, or the place ever else members of the dev workforce might reside. The important thing aim, in response to Colantonio, is to “keep artistic” and ship “thrilling” experiences to players.
Its present challenge, the one set to premiere at The Recreation Awards, solely has a teaser picture connected, to date. The picture, depicted within the featured image above, consists of two folks, each of whom don cloaks. One stands close to a tree, whereas the opposite is entrance and middle, holding tight to a workers. An attention-grabbing purple cranium strapped to the central determine’s again is what attracts probably the most consideration.
In fact, WolfEye isn’t but able to reveal extra info. Nevertheless, Colantonio did tease to VentureBeat that “we like attention-grabbing worlds and attention-grabbing artwork course. … We now have a really creative strategy to our ardour, which is making video games, and hopefully the picture conveys that.”
Just like his Co-Inventive Director his position at Arkane, Colantonio serves as WolfEye’s Inventive Director. In the meantime, Roby has an Govt Producer place on the new studio. Each have storied histories within the trade. Colantonio was Co-Inventive Director on Dishonored and the Inventive Director behind 2017’s Prey launch. Roby served as Govt Producer on Dishonored, then went on to assist develop Mafia III as a Senior Producer. He additionally has Govt Producer credit on Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel.
With such a captivating pedigree between these two creatives, no matter they’ve deliberate subsequent positively appears price keeping track of.