As we speak marks Ubisoft Québec developer Mike Laidlaw’s remaining day with the Murderer’s Creed Odyssey studio. Presently, the rationale behind his departure isn’t publicly recognized. Particulars on the place his skills might take him subsequent additionally stay beneath wraps, although it appears Laidlaw remains to be weighing his choices.
The previous BioWare developer shared the information whit his followers within the following Twitter publish,
Fast replace from me!
As we speak (Jan 31st) is my final day with Ubisoft. Enormous because of the gifted and welcoming people at Ubisoft Quebec Metropolis for my time there.
Now to take inventory and determine what’s subsequent!
— Mike Laidlaw (@Mike_Laidlaw) January 31, 2020
After spending 14 years at BioWare, and serving as Dragon Age Inventive Director, Laidlaw left the studio within the fall of 2017. In December 2018, he joined the group at Ubisoft Québec to start work on an unnamed undertaking. It nonetheless stays unclear what precisely Laidlaw had his fingers on, however the just lately delayed Gods & Monsters may function one chance. Given Laidlaw’s unimaginable pedigree, it will likely be fascinating to see the place he goes subsequent.
Laidlaw’s exit from the corporate comes simply two weeks after a report surfaced about Ubisoft’s restructuring of its editorial group. With the brand new shift in management, Ubisoft intends to offer extra group leads a artistic voice. The hope is that such a transfer will end in extra various experiences from the French writer.
Ubisoft Québec’s subsequent title, Gods & Monsters, will launch someday in fiscal 12 months 2020-2021, which begins April 1, 2020 and ends March 31, 2021.
[Source: Mike Laidlaw on Twitter]