North American esports organisation 100 Thieves has introduced that it’s going to produce its personal online game.
To realize this feat, the organisation has employed former Telltale Video games CEO Pete Hawley as its Chief Product Officer. Hawley will goal to arrange a growth studio and deal with the challenge.
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In accordance with a LinkedIn post by 100 Thieves President & COO John Robinson, the sport, which is at present known as ‘Undertaking X,’ shall be constructed with the organisation’s content material creators and esports professionals. Robinson additionally introduced the organisation shall be hiring engineers, designers and artists for the challenge.
The COO additionally acknowledged that the duty is the ‘largest wager’ 100 Thieves ever made as an organization. Furthermore, he confirmed optimism towards the challenge regardless of the challenges of creating a recreation.
Additional particulars and plans haven’t been disclosed.
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Alongside Robinson’s publish on LinkedIn, 100 Thieves additionally created social media accounts for the brand new challenge. As of proper this writing, it’s Twitter account has reached over 30,000 followers.
100 Thieves isn’t the primary esports organisation on the earth to host a recreation studio. In Brazil, INTZ constructed the Apollo Video games Lab with professionals that had additionally labored with Vivo Keyd within the ‘Keyd Studio.’ Nevertheless, ‘Undertaking X’ looks like a way more bold challenge than those carried out by the Brazilian organisations.
Esports Insider says: This can be a huge transfer by 100 Thieves. It’s at all times fascinating to see how esports organisations are making efforts to widen earnings alternatives, however will probably be way more fascinating to see how 100 Thieves will deal with the funding and the challenges confronted through the manufacturing of a recreation.
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