Zenith developer Ramen VR has employed two new veteran developer to hitch the studio: Giancarlo Surla and Dave Maldonado. The latter is likely to be acquainted to veteran MMO gamers as a high sport designer in World of Warcraft, a developer on Amazon’s now-canceled Lord of the Rings MMO, and artistic director for New World. Maldonado will tackle the mantle of Design Director whereas Surla will assume the position of Artwork Director.
In the meantime, Ramen VR CEO Andy Tsen touts that 2023 would be the studio’s greatest yr but with Zenith set to launch on the PSVR2 later this month and different main content material drops deliberate for launch all year long, together with participant housing which might be out there for testing beginning Friday subsequent week.
“As we speak I’m excited to announce that Main Replace 1.3 might be getting into a restricted Pre-Alpha take a look at subsequent week from Friday 2/10 – 2/13,” mentioned Tsen. “We’ll solely be capable to permit a couple of customers initially as we show out the expertise. Regulate our socials for possibilities to entry. In that construct, you’ll in fact get to play with introduced options like Cyber Ninja and Participant Housing — however there may also be extraordinarily thrilling and utterly unannounced options.”
These unannounced options, nevertheless, together with every thing included within the upcoming playtest, might be lined by an NDA.