Today we're excited to introduce Striking Distance, a brand new game development studio headed by industry luminary @GlenSchofield.

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Also Read: PUBG Lite Beta Set To Best PUBG Mobile Anticipation In India: Twitterati Can’t Wait For PC Variant To Release, Can You? Glen Schofield is an American video game artist, designer, director, and producer, he is currently the general manager and co-founder of Sledgehammer Games. Brendan Greene, PlayerUnknown himself who’s responsible for creating PUBG, said in March that he was stepping down as the game’s lead developer and would instead be heading up the new PUBG Special Projects team. Kim said about Schofield joining the team. Industry vet Glen Schofield gives new insight into his studio, new game, and developing a … PUBG Lite Beta Set To Best PUBG Mobile Anticipation In India: Twitterati Can’t Wait For PC Variant To Release, Can You. Copyright 2020 ComicBook.com. As part of an announcement that Sledgehammer Games co-founder Glen Schofield (above) would run a new studio, Striking Distance, PUBG Corporation revealed that the just-formed unit is … Check out certain hilarious reactions below: I'm literally playing dead space now. We and our partners will store and/or access information on your device through the use of cookies and similar technologies, to display personalised ads and content, for ad and content measurement, audience insights and product development. Original Narrative Experience For The PUBG Universe Soon, Glen A Schofield Says- Twitterati Is Fully Pumped For the Futuristic Elements, Are You? Glen Schofield, the co-founder of Slegehammer Games and Visceral Games who’s credited with the creation of Dead Space and Call of Duty: WWII, has joined PUBG … SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PUBG Corporation today announced that it has named Glen Schofield as the CEO of its new game development studio, Striking Distance.Schofield is building a world class development team from the ground up to create an original narrative experience within the PUBG … There’s already a plan for the first project, though only limited details are known about it at this time, according to information provided by Schofield. Hence a narrative/story-mode for PUBG apparently makes sense now. Big new! By creating an account, you verify that you are at least 13 years of age, and have read and agree to the Comicbook.com Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, By Tanner Dedmon Working together, we are building a AAA game studio called Striking Distance in San Ramon, CA.

“But now, those learnings will help me build a AAA team that can explore new designs and concepts at Striking Distance.”. Glen Schofield says shifting the PUBG-owned studio to remote work has changed his perspective on telecommuting. “Throughout my career, I’ve had a lot of opportunities to make some remarkable games that tell incredible stories, and each of them has meant something special to me,” Schofield said in a press release. Narrative Experience in the PUBG Universe could now very well be a reality this means that there could potentially be a “beyond battle royale” aspect to the game. - June 26, 2019 11:49 am EDT. pic.twitter.com/vjkENfT2Jk. Brendan Sinclair. “That vision is taken to the next level as our development and service portfolio expands and diversifies with Glen Schofield and Striking Distance,” PUBG Corp.’s CEO C.H. These new developments were brought to light by Glen A Schofield who is now with PUBG Corporation and has right away started work towards building a new studio called Striking Distance to focus on a narrative to the PUBG Universe. To enable Verizon Media and our partners to process your personal data select 'I agree', or select 'Manage settings' for more information and to manage your choices. The only thing I can say now is that I’m not working on a sequel to PUBG, but an original narrative in the PUBG universe. “We are thrilled to welcome Glen to the company. Schofield's comments and the announcement don't specify if this project will be a totally new game or if it'll be an extension of the PUBG game as we know it. Tuesday 14th April 2020. His unique blend of proven leadership and boundless creativity will help us create great synergy.”. Find out more about how we use your information in our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. Weird. Originals; Interview: Glen Schofield talks Striking Distance, new PUBG game, and more. At this juncture, it is worth remembering that Glen A Schofield was responsible for the development of Dead Space (a third-person shooter survival horror title) and Co-Founding Sledgehammer Games that is responsible for the popular Call of Duty increments.

Also Read: PUBG Live PC Servers Undergo Marathon 7-Hour Maintenance, Update 30 Playable Only After This, Twitterati Go Berserk. This studio’s creation and Schofield joining the team are the latest developments in PUBG Corp.’s expansion of its battle royale game. Glen Schofield, the co-founder of Slegehammer Games and Visceral Games who’s credited with the creation of Dead Space and Call of Duty: WWII, has joined PUBG Corp. He’ll be heading up a new studio that’s called “Striking Distance,” a studio which he says will be crafting AAA games. Schofield spoke about his plans for the studio with the CEO saying that the team will be working on an “original narrative experience” that’s set in the PUBG universe. pic.twitter.com/qPci8ABm3A. In a tweet published earlier today, Sledgehammer Games co-founder Glen Schofield was confirmed as the CEO of a new studio, Striking Distance, which will exist under parent company PUBG … You can change your choices at any time by visiting Your Privacy Controls. Upon Schofield announcing the Striking Distance project and with the desire to bring In more talent to make the narrative-based experience a reality, Twitterati also got pumped up for the inevitable in-store aspect when the narrative element in PUBG goes universal. Information about your device and internet connection, including your IP address, Browsing and search activity while using Verizon Media websites and apps. North American Editor. PUBG Live PC Servers Undergo Marathon 7-Hour Maintenance, Update 30 Playable Only After This, Twitterati Go Berserk. PUBG Corp. announced the creation of the new studio and the addition of Schofield to the team on Wednesday in a press release and with the video above. At this juncture, it is worth remembering that Glen A Schofield was responsible for the development of Dead Space (a third-person shooter survival horror title) and Co-Founding Sledgehammer Games that is responsible for the popular Call of Duty increments. Engadget is part of Verizon Media. MASSIVE: Arnab Goswami granted interim bail by Supreme Court a week after his arrest, Arnab bail hearing: SC sends message to HCs on ‘personal liberty’, key takeaways here, As Arnab Goswami's release ordered by Supreme Court, Kirit Somaiya unsparing on Maha govt.