The job listings also reveal that the studio is focusing on a multiplayer experience for both next-gen and current-gen consoles
Avalanche Studios, best known as the developers behind Just Cause has just posted job listings for a Technical Director and Senior Programmer for multiplayer. There has been no word out regarding what the studio is currently working on, whether it’s a sequel to the Just Cause series or their Mad Max game or even if it’s an entirely new title.
The job description contains the following lines which are of note: “This is a rare opportunity for the candidate who wants to play an instrumental and leading role in a small team developing next-generation multiplayer experience. If you are a person who likes being challenged and stimulated in an ambitious and talented environment this position will suit you perfectly. Avalanche Studios is developing for both current and next-gen platforms.”
The job listing for the senior programmer also says that the studio is looking for someone to help develop their “next-generation open world/sandbox multiplayer engine”. As of now, we have no precise information regarding the release of the next-generation console (PS5 and the next Xbox), but speaking to Gamingbolt, Michael Pachter has stated that the console will not be coming out anytime soon but instead that its release may be as late as 2019 or 2020.
Just Cause Developer Apparently Hiring For A New Game On PS5 And Next-Gen Xbox