Rocksteady Hiring For ‘AAA Subsequent-Gen Title’

British sport developer Rocksteady Studios made a reputation for itself with the Batman: Arkham collection of video games. The developer’s tackle The Darkish Knight’s story gained it legions of followers – followers who at the moment are wanting to see what the studio is cooking up subsequent. No new tasks have been introduced because it launched Batman: Arkham VR again in 2016 however new job listings might trace at what’s to come back for the corporate.

The Rocksteady Studios web site reveals that the studio is hiring workers to work on an thrilling new undertaking. There are 21 job vacancies in whole starting from animators, programmers, sport designers, high quality assurance (QA) testers, character improvement, and extra. Whereas the duties of every function will fluctuate primarily based on division, most of the job listings clarify that Rocksteady is engaged on “an AAA title on the following era platforms.”

In response to the itemizing, the sport will function “world class” gameplay animations and “trade main” character design that pushes the trade ahead within the inventive and technical sense. Rocksteady’s job listings additionally name for a senior community programmer to develop the “on-line elements” of the sport, although it’s unclear if the sport may have fully-fledged multiplayer modes or simply fundamental social options.

The job listings additionally supply no hints of what the sport could possibly be about. Rocksteady has beforehand dashed rumors that it’s engaged on a Superman sport, although admittedly this might simply be to throw followers off the scent. The developer additionally mentioned that followers will ‘lose their minds’ over its subsequent sport, which is an thrilling prospect however doesn’t supply up any data. Rocksteady isn’t anticipated to share extra concrete particulars for fairly some time and the truth that these job listings are for a everlasting foundation in addition to two-year positions appears to substantiate that it gained’t be launched till 2020 on the very earliest.

A 2020 launch date for the Rocksteady Studios sport could be in step with different rumors that we’ve heard concerning the subsequent era of video games consoles. Sony CEO John Kodera has instructed that the PlayStation 5 launch date is no less than three years away (placing the discharge in vacation 2021). Bethesda has additionally hinted that The Elder Scrolls 6 will come to next-generation consoles, whereas CD Projekt RED has additionally mentioned a next-gen launch for Cyberpunk 2077. So whereas full particulars aren’t identified but, it’s clear that your complete trade is considering or actively getting ready for the following era of consoles.

Supply: Rocksteady Studios

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