Portal Mobilegamer.biz noticedthat among the job listings from the Los Angeles-based Netflix studio is information about the team’s debut project, which is being helmed by former Overwatch executive producer Chaco Sonny (Chacko Sonny).
Apparently, the streaming giant’s new in-house studio is gearing up to develop a big-budget AAA PC game in Unreal Engine, with a storyline and characters to match. “worthy of a Netflix movie or series”.
As for the genre, conflicting information is obtained: in job vacancies Chief engineer third-person role-playing action is mentioned, and e.g project manager Experience in first person or third person shooters would be an advantage.
Among other things, in the description of the position of game master, “social systems”, “cooperative and competitive” Gameplay, work experience “Service Games” and “deep understanding of appealing content”.
In addition to the people for the key roles mentioned, the Los Angeles-based Netflix studio is looking Artistic Director, technical director, leading artists, executive producer. Probably, you can not count on an early release – the team is in the process of being recruited.