Turbulent is opening a Montreal recreation studio centered solely on creating star techniques for Cloud Imperium’s Star Citizen.
The studio will probably be headed by CTO and co-founder Benoit Beausejour and producer Guillaume Voghel along with artwork director Pierre-Luc Boulais and lead recreation designer Louis Rousseau.
“I’m extraordinarily proud to formally announce the creation of a Star Citizen growth group in Montreal at Turbulent,” mentioned Beausejour. “Montreal has an incredible expertise pool of builders and a wealthy online game historical past, and we couldn’t be happier so as to add the easiest native expertise to work with the CIG household on the centered aim of constructing worlds for this unprecedented persistent universe.”
The brand new studio will probably be absolutely impartial, based mostly on “distinctive Montreal tradition,” and can contribute to the worldwide growth roadmap of Star Citizen, which at present is being developed throughout a number of nations: the US, United Kingdom, and Germany.
The group will work on new instruments to each improve and develop plans at present in place, together with creating new options and star techniques for Star Citizen. Moreover, it can develop to as much as 100 builders sooner or later.
“Through the years, Turbulent has confirmed themselves to be a particularly dependable and artistic accomplice,” mentioned chief growth officer and co-founder of Cloud Imperium Video games. ‘=”We entered right into a partnership with Benoit and the group at Turbulent eight years in the past, first to assist us develop our internet presence after which our publishing and platform capabilities. Their laborious work and efforts have been integral to our success. It’s a pure development of our shut relationship that now we have now requested them to construct out a devoted content material group from Montreal’s best builders to assist us create whole new star techniques for the Star Citizen Persistent Universe. I couldn’t be happier to welcome Guillaume, Pierre-Luc, and Louis to the CIG and Star Citizen group.”
There are scant particulars about what’s coming down the road proper now, however we must be seeing extra from the brand new studio quickly.