Veteran Assassin’s Creed author Darby McDevitt has returned to Ubisoft and rejoined the Assassin’s Creed group. McDevitt left Ubisoft earlier this year and has since been specializing in his “desire to explore new ideas and unknown frontiers.” The results of this introspection was to return to Ubisoft and proceed his journey as they work on Assassin’s Creed Infinity.
McDevitt has lengthy been concerned with the Assassin’s Creed franchise. At Ubisoft he was the Narrative Director on Assassin’s Creed Valhalla and an unannounced challenge. He was additionally Lead Scriptwriter on Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, Assassin’s Creed Revelations, and the brief movie Assassin’s Creed Embers. He’s additionally labored on Assassin’s Creed Origins, Assassin’s Creed Unity, Assassin’s Creed: Bloodlines and others. His LinkedIn profile claims the challenge on which he’s working is unannounced, though it’s almost certainly to be Assassin’s Creed Infinity, given his historical past on the firm.
Not a lot is thought about Assassin’s Creed Infinity, though it is going to “have a lot of narrative elements in it” and can apparently be exploring “new ideas and unknown frontiers.” A collaboration between Ubisoft Quebec and Ubisoft Montreal, rumors have claimed will probably be an evolving online platform with a number of historic settings and the potential for extra to be added sooner or later. McDevitt additionally stated he had “never been more excited about the places we’re going and the stories I get to tell with this crew.”
On a private observe, I’ve by no means been extra excited concerning the locations we’re going and the tales I get to inform with this crew.
— Darby McDevitt (@DarbyMcDevitt) November 12, 2021
In between his stints at Ubisoft, McDevitt spent seven months at iLLOGIKA because the Narrative Director on A Quiet Place. This is the upcoming title set within the universe of the John Krasinski movies of the identical title. A Quiet Place guarantees to inform an authentic story slightly than reprise the occasions of the 2 motion pictures, though it is going to have “gameplay that captures the compelling suspense, emotion, and drama for which the series is famous.”
McDevitt asks everybody to “stay tuned” about what his return to Ubisoft engaged on the Assassin’s Creed franchise means.