Reddit sleuth asbx444 has found that The Witcher three: Wild Hunt Director, Konrad Tomaszkiewicz, is now working as Design Director on the much-awaited Cyberpunk 2077. This growth comes a month after the sport’s Artistic Director, Sebastian Stępień, left CD Projekt RED.
Tomaszkiewicz’s transfer got here to mild following his LinkedIn profile replace, which not solely reveals that he joined the Cyberpunk 2077 growth workforce in February 2019, but in addition that he has been promoted to Vice President of Sport Improvement at CD Projekt RED.
Tomaszkiewicz joined the corporate in February 2004 as a Junior Tester, and has been working in numerous capacities on The Witcher franchise since then. He additionally labored on The Witcher three‘s critically-acclaimed expansions, Coronary heart of Stone and Blood and Wine.
Stępień left CD Projekt RED to affix Blizzard Leisure in January 2019. This growth was additionally revealed by way of a LinkedIn profile replace, the place the developer famous that he joined Blizzard as Artistic Director on an unnamed mission. On the time of his departure, Stępień had been engaged on Cyberpunk 2077 for over six years.
CD Projekt RED ramped up Cyberpunk 2077‘s growth after work on The Witcher began to wind down, though a portion of the workforce is engaged on the Gwent spin-offs. The studio lately introduced that it’ll make an look at E3 2019, which is able to happen between Tuesday, June 11 and Thursday, June 13.
Cyberpunk 2077 is in growth for the PlayStation four, Xbox One, and PC. CD Projekt RED has but to announce a launch date or window however rumor has it that the upcoming title will likely be a cross-gen launch.