Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2019 was a breath of fresh air for the saga Call of Duty, which was showing clear signs of exhaustion and needed an urgent change of course. Far from settling for being one more delivery, Modern Warfare put all the meat on the grill to refine the formula and delighted fans with one of the best solo campaigns and one of the more robust and varied multiplayer modes that the saga has offered in recent years. Unfortunately, two of the most important people in its development have communicated through their social networks that they have abandoned the study of Infinity Ward.
Jacob Minkoff and Taylor Kurosaki leave Infinity Ward after 7 years with the company
The developers in question are Jacob Minkoff Y Taylor Kurosaki. They were both working side by side in Naughty Dog, until in 2014 they joined the ranks of Infinity Ward. Since then, they have dedicated themselves to collaborating in the deliveries of Call of Duty developed by Infinity Ward in the fields of narrative and design. After 7 years of work and service for the studio, both have announced their retirement in order to explore new paths in their journey as developers.
The message they have uploaded to your personal Twitter account is exactly the same and mentions the following: “Earlier this year, we decided to leave Infinity Ward looking for a rare and exciting new opportunity. It has been an honor to be a part of the studio for the last 7 years and we are very proud of what we have created together with Modern Warfare e Infinite Warfare. We wish the team the best. “In addition to the farewell message, both developers wanted to clarify their future a bit:” So what’s next for us? We can’t say much for now, but we hope we can share more with you soon. “
Jacob Minkoff was working for five years in Naughty Dog and developed his skills as lead designer from Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception Y The Last of Us. Taylor Kurosaki, for his part, worked for more than a decade on Naughty Dog in known sagas of the company in the narrative part and was the most responsible for the history of the campaign modes of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Y Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. About the new game of Call of Duty We hardly know details beyond that it could be set in World War II. However, it is confirmed that it is being developed by Sledgehammer Games, authors of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Y Call of Duty: World War 2.