Sega’s Creative Assembly has announced the opening of a third studio in the UK, specifically in West Sussex, becoming the largest British team in the country, with 800 permanent employees. The creators of Total War Y Alien: Isolation They have grown more than 20% in the last year and plan to continue this trend in the future. In the official statement they also recall that in August 2020 more than 7.5 million players claimed A Total War Saga: TROY free and Epic Games Store. And total, the saga Total War exceeds 36 million copies sold and maintains 1.5 million players per month. In addition to the new studio, Creative Assembly will have a Motion Capture facility.
Creative Assembly announces new UK studio alongside the newly designed Motion Capture facility. As the UKs largest games developer, this expansion supports our 800 permanent employees following 20% growth over the last year.
👉https://t.co/BvAW2HjNzM pic.twitter.com/kaEzAHx10m— Creative Assembly (@CAGames) April 13, 2021
“This is an incredibly exciting time for Creative Assembly with the expected Total War: Warhammer 3 on the horizon and our new shooter science fiction in development. We are already home to the best talent and we are growing. We have a fantastic reputation for being one of the best developers to work with for our positive work-life balance, “says Gareth Edmondson, studio director.
“In the future we will transform our work model to make flexibility the norm, and we need the right environment to achieve that. While highlighting the benefits of remote working we also recognize that there is no virtual substitute for creative collaboration between peopleSo we redesigned our work pace and environment to focus on creativity and innovation when we’re in the office. “
They have an FPS and are looking to launch new sagas
Little is known about the shooter that was confirmed in 2019 after years of rumors. It is a multiplatform project with a tactical component that will be developed by the same internal team responsible for Alien: Isolation Y Halo Wars 2. Job offers pointed to the idea of hero-shooter, since there was talk of characters with different abilities and microtransactions to buy cosmetic objects to customize the characters.