Changes have been made to the Ultimate Fantasy VII Remake workforce. Naoki Hamaguchi, the previous Improvement Chief for the sport, has been made a full Co-Director with Tetsuya Nomura. The information comes from a lately up to date recruitment web page.
Hamaguchi stated on the web page, “The event system and base are already in place and mass manufacturing improvement is progressing easily, however from the attitude of incorporating, we are going to proceed to hunt new workers with the intention of additional creativity.” In keeping with him, “the event effectivity has been improved.”
Hamaguchi has a stable improvement historical past with the Ultimate Fantasy collection. Beforehand, he labored on Ultimate Fantasy XII as a Actual Time Renderer, a Lead Occasion Programmer on Ultimate Fantasy XIII, after which afterward because the Venture Chief of the cellular title Mobius Ultimate Fantasy.
Sq. Enix is at the moment hiring a VFX Designer, a Reduce Scene Designer, a Writing Artist, a Movement Designer, a Facial Movement Designer, and a Technical Artist for the Ultimate Fantasy VII Remake mission.
Ultimate Fantasy VII Remake was first introduced on E3 2015. Because the PlayStation Expertise that yr, we’ve seen and discovered only a few particulars concerning the mission. This will likely have deterred followers, however Sq. Enix remains to be hiring for the mission and the sport stays in lively improvement.
This recreation was first introduced as a PS4 unique. As rumors are flying concerning the subsequent PlayStation console, we might even see the mission shift to the following era of techniques until we see a dramatic change this yr.
Lately, Sq. Enix’s improvement divisions have skilled an enormous shift to consolidation from eleven enterprise divisions to only 4. Maybe that is what has elevated the “improvement effectivity” of the mission, with probably extra builders at Nomura and Hamaguchi’s disposal.
With Kingdom Hearts III lastly in retailer cabinets, Sq. Enix may have one other huge mission to concentrate on. Will Ultimate Fantasy VII Remake be it? When do you assume we’ll see Midgar once more? Tell us!
[Source: Square Enix via DKHF on Twitter]