Making video games has confirmed to be for Amazon. It has and . However the firm is on this for the lengthy haul — it is opening a fourth improvement studio.
Amazon says the Montreal studio will make unique AAA video games. It recruited a number of key members of the group behind Rainbow Six Siege to guide the studio, together with Luc Bouchard (head of manufacturing), Xavier Marquis (inventive director), Alexandre Remy (head of product) and Romain Rimokh (content material director). Amazon’s clearly hoping they will repeat the success of Ubisoft’s tactical shooter, which has pulled in additional than 70 million gamers.
Maybe unsurprisingly, the studio’s first mission is an unique on-line multiplayer recreation. Amazon hasn’t revealed many particulars, however Marquis mentioned in a press release the group has “the inventive freedom to create a unique expertise within the multiplayer house.”
The Montreal outlet joins different studios in Seattle, Orange County and San Diego. Amazon Video games has a number of titles within the pipeline, together with New World, which is to return out in August, and a .