PlayerUnknown Productions has introduced it has employed David Polfeldt as a senior advisor.
Polfeldt was managing director of Ubisoft’s Huge Leisure for 12 years. He left the corporate earlier this 12 months in March, as he felt that he wasn’t “the best supervisor for what the studio has turn into”.
Throughout his tenure at Huge Leisure, Polfeldt labored on a lot of its main titles and was a part of the groups accountable for the delayed Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora and a mysterious open-world Star Wars venture.
Brendan “PlayerUnknown” Greene, founding father of PlayerUnknown Productions, mentioned he has “been a fan of David’s work for a while”, and launched the next assertion by way of his studio.
“After chatting with David at a convention final month, we concluded that David could be an excellent match to come back and advise me on making a profitable studio tradition with an excellent working surroundings.”
I have been a fan of David’s work for a while, so thrilled to share this bit of stories immediately…https://t.co/JY86giV2re
— PLAYERUNKNOWN (@PLAYERUNKNOWN) August 1, 2022
On becoming a member of the studio, Polfeldt acknowledged he’s “delighted to hitch the workforce at PlayerUnknown Productions, the place I’ll assist information Brendan’s hand in creating an genuine studio and a profitable model”.
PlayerUnknown’s present initiatives embrace Melba, a brand new engine, and Artemis, a massively-multiplayer sandbox expertise.