News business Vicarious Visions turns into a full blizzard studio
Vicarious Visions, the studio that surprised us with Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy or, more recently, Tony Hawks Pro Skater 1 + 2, is now a Blizzard studio.
Program change for Vicarious Visions, the studio that forged the best remakes of the past few years. Indeed, The studio, which has been part of Activision Publishing since 2005, will no longer develop games as a lead developer as it will now be “solely dedicated to Blizzard games and initiatives”.
After working with Vicarious Visions for a while and building a great relationship, Blizzard realized that Vicarious Visions had the opportunity to provide long-term support. An Activision Blizzard spokesperson
Jen O’neal, director of Vicarious Visions Studio, which currently employs 200 people, has been promoted to Executive Vice President of Development at Blizzard, where she will join the company’s management team to report directly to the current President of Blizzard, namely, J. Allen Brack.
By Jerome Joffard, Writing from igamesnews.com