Creative director of Assassin’s Creed 3 and Far Cry 4 Alex Hutchinson (Alex Hutchinson) has announced his retirement from Ubisoft.
Is there a life after Ubisoft?
This Hutchinson wrote on his Twitter. He also announced the start of his own business – indie studio Typhoon Studios, founded jointly with Reid Schneider. Hutchinson and Schneider worked together on Army of Two in Ubisoft Montreal.
Reid Schneider also produced projects such as Mad Max, Batman: Arkham Knight and Batman: Arkham Origins.
Typhoon Studios has not yet announced a single game project.
Alex Hutchinson spent 7 years in Ubisoft Montreal, and before that he was the leading designer of Spore and Sims 2 in the state of Electronic Arts.
Shadow Fight 3 is cool
Sergei Babayev, vice president of strategy for Moscow’s Nekki, leaves the company.
He announced this today, April 10, on his Facebook page. Babayev explained his decision by saying that “we need to move on and, most likely, already in different directions.”
Sergey also noted that there are no conflicts, Nekki is doing well in terms of business, and the future blockbuster of the company-Shadow Fight 3 – is moving “to success in full steam.”
Founder of Nekki, Dmitry Terekhin, in a public message on the social network thanked Babaev for years of cooperation.
Sergei did not talk about his future plans. Now he is the managing partner of DTF and is in the Expert Council for the Russian Game Industry, one of the initiators of which he spoke.