Former Far Cry Producer Is Helming Blizzard’s New Survival Game

Dan Hay, producer of a number of installments of the Far Cry saga, is in command of creating Blizzard’s new survival sport.

It has been Mike Ybarra, the president of the North American firm, who has revealed it in a submit on the official weblog by which he summarized a very powerful information that Blizzard has had internally throughout 2022.

The supervisor defined that Hay is “main the group that’s infusing this style with Blizzard magic as they create our first new IP since Overwatch.”

“The group,” he added, “has doubled in dimension this yr and we count on it to develop much more subsequent yr.”

Dan Hay left Ubisoft on the finish of 2021, after a decade on the French firm. On the time he was engaged on a Far Cry challenge as a sport as a service.

He beforehand produced Far Cry 3, earlier than happening to govt produce Far Cry 4, Far Cry 5, and the spin-offs Blood Dragon, Primal, and New Daybreak.

Blizzard introduced its new survival sport in January, claiming it was set in “an entire new universe.”

This universe, they mentioned, is “a spot stuffed with heroes but to be met, tales but to be advised, and adventures but to be lived. An enormous realm of prospects, ready to be explored.”

The sport, nonetheless untitled, may have variations for consoles and PC. Its launch date is unknown, however judging by the early state of its growth we do not count on to see it prepared for a couple of years.