Kentaro Motomura has introduced that he has parted methods with SIE Japan Studios by means of Twitter. He is the newest in a collection of exits from the studio, following Bloodborne government producer Masami Yamamoto’s announcement again in March. Motomura had not hinted at leaving the studio previous to the announcement however stated in his tweet that March 31, 2021 is his final day on the firm. [Thanks, Ryokutya837!]
In the announcement tweet, Motomura expressed gratitude for with the ability to work on quite a few titles all through the years. Previously, Motomura labored as producer for Bloodborne, Soul Sacrifice, and 2017’s Everybody’s Golf. He labored as a producer at Sony for practically 20 years. Additionally, Motomura acknowledged that he’ll proceed to work in online game manufacturing after his departure from SIE Japan Studios.
The announcement comes at some point earlier than SIE Japan Studio’s official reorganization, which can heart the corporate round Team ASOBI.
— 本村健太郎KentaroMotomura (@motomurakentaro) March 31, 2021
Many of Motomura’s colleagues, most of whom labored on the identical titles, have additionally introduced departures prior to now few months. Masaaki Yamagiwa, who labored with Motomura as producer on FromSoftware’s VR journey sport Déraciné, left the corporate on the finish of February. Back in December 2020, Silent Hill‘s Keiichiro Toyama additionally left to create his personal studio, which Motomura congratulated him on via twitter.
Bloodborne and the Bloodborne: Old Hunters DLC are instantly accessible on PlayStation 4.