Activision Blizzard It implemented a strategic personnel reorganization exercise, which resulted in a complete absorption of Mutual visions Inside Blizzard, where you will save Support for larger projects From the concerned team.
This means Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 team will not appear, at least for the foreseeable future, The main study He is leading a project, but will actively support Blizzard games. According to some analysts, this maneuver should give one Big Hand for Teams From Blizzard who are currently struggling a lot behind high profile projects like Diablo 4 E observation 2.
In this way, Vicarious Visions is transformed into a completely dedicated “support team.” Current Blizzard Games and InitiativesAccording to reports from Activision Blizzard itself. After partnering with Vicarious Visions for some time and developing a great relationship, Blizzard realized there was an opportunity to provide long-term support, ”said a GamesIndustry.biz spokesperson.
However, there is no accurate information on which projects the team will be hired on in this first period, even if we can imagine participating in projects of greater depth, which will also go into slow Also because of the current epidemiological situation.
Activision acquired Vicarious Visions in 2005 and has since worked on several titles such as Guitar Hero, Spider-Man, Tony Hawk, Crash Bandicoot, Destiny, Skylanders and Call of Duty. It looks like the team base will remain in Albany, New York anyway.