A group of former CD Projekt Red developers are working on a new online promotion that will take players to feudal Japan. This week, Dark Passenger co-founders Jakub Ben and Marcin Michalski announced the formation of their studio and released a call for talent all in one series of tweets discovered by . Ben and Michalski were part of the art team that worked on it The witcher 3 and later went on to do commissioned work Cyberpunk 2077.
Dark Passenger’s first game is yet to be named, but the studio’s website has some details about the project. Ben and Michalski say they want to develop an online multiplayer game that supports both competitive and cooperative play. They describe a title that sounds like it borrows elements from games like titanium fall and reliever. “Our locomotion system will allow players to achieve incredible feats [feats] such as running on arrows fired by other players, quickly climbing vertical surfaces with the use of shuko claws, or using [a] Yari spear like a pole to jump over obstacles,” the studio said. “Engagement [in] The hand-to-hand combat requires as much skill as tactics and close cooperation with teammates.”
News of the formation comes after former CDPR executive Konrad Tomaszkiewicz announced earlier this year that he. He said his team will release its first project, a dark fantasy RPG built in Unreal Engine 5, sometime in 2025 and contribute to it Cyberpunk 2077, Tomaszkiewicz left CDPR in May 2021 . Before his departure, it turned out that the work was going on cyberpunk involved a for many of its developers.
As PC gamer points out that Dark Passenger’s career page alludes to some of the criticisms of CDPR. “We create an unprejudiced environment based on tolerance, support and understanding. We take individual needs just as seriously as group expectations,” the site reads. “We offer all amenities, private medical care and paid overtime. With an emphasis on work-life balance, we offer flexible hours and vacation time.” Dark Passenger hasn’t revealed a release date yet when you can expect to play the studio’s first game.
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https://www.engadget.com/former-cd-projekt-red-devs-create-dark-passenger-studio-192747742.html?src=rss A studio of ‘Witcher 3’ developers are making an online action game set in feudal Japan