Mass Effect trilogy director Casey Hudson has announced the establishment of Humanoid Studios, a new game development studio based in Canada working on an unannounced new intellectual property. He originally left BioWare back in December 2020.
In a Twitter thread, Hudson said:
“I’ve been working with some colleagues on something awesome, and I wish I could tell you all about it!
For now though, I can only say this… Today we are announcing a new independent videogame company built to unleash the creative freedom of developers—bringing innovation and artistry to players through an all-new IP.”
Today we are announcing a new independent videogame company built to unleash the creative freedom of developers – bringing innovation and artistry to players through an all-new IP.
— Casey Hudson (@CaseyDHudson) June 29, 2021
Here is an overview of the studio, via its official website:
Founded by Casey Hudson and talented developers from around the world, we combine excellence in the arts with advanced sciences to deliver the future of interactive entertainment.
We believe in hiring great people, empowering them with the best tools and a supportive environment, and providing them the creative freedom to do their best work. We are building something special, and we invite you to join us.
Humanoid Studios is currently hiring for various positions, including senior gameplay programmer, senior gameplay designer, director of operations, senior creative director, environment artist, senior-level designer, and 3D artist.
All the best to Casey Hudson and Humanoid Studios!