Activision Blizzard may have its main studios focused on the saga Call of DutyBut not everyone will work 100% on this franchise. Although Toys for Bob is pitching in to help Call of Duty: Warzone, the truth is that the study in charge of the recent Crash Bandicoot is looking for staff to work on a game that might be away from the shooter and action series. At least that’s what your new job vacancies suggest.
From Toys for Bob they have updated their job portal with new positions. Among them is the position of Senior conceptual artist, in whose description is not mentioned anywhere “Call of DutyThere are other jobs in the studio that do specifically indicate that they are franchise-related positions. Call of Duty. So the fact that COD is not mentioned anywhere in the offer of the conceptual artist, suggests that we could be before a new project that has nothing to do with the shooting saga.
The news also comes after we heard the first rumors about Wumpa League, a new game slated to debut on the PlayStation, Xbox, and Switch consoles. We are talking about a title that will offer 16 heroes and 13 maps at launch; It would have been scheduled to debut this past October, but the plans seem to have been modified. So we are waiting for official sources to offer more information.
Meanwhile at Activision Blizzard …
Criticism of Activision Blizzard continued to rain down their poor handling of reports of sexual harassment and abuse. While the firm has announced The formation of a committee dedicated to supervising the measures to be taken, the truth is that the company’s shares continue to plummet after the latest events. More than 1,300 employees ask for the resignation of Bobby Kotick as CEO, accused of being aware of the situation in the company and having done nothing to address the problems.
Geoff Keighley, organizer of The Game Awards event, recently confirmed that Activision Blizzard will not be part of this year’s edition. “The Game Awards is a celebration for the industry, the largest form of entertainment in the world. There is no place for abuse, harassment or predatory practices in any company or community“, sealaba Keighley.