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PlayStation London is developing a fantasy multiplayer based on magic

A surprise guest will be joining the list of PlayStation exclusives for the coming months, and thanks to a job offer, we got to know what they’re up to at PlayStation London Studio. For this position, a British studio is developing a fantasy game with multiplayer components where magic will play an important role.

This position is for a Lead Narrative Designer and is described as having “a passion for magic-based development and gaming, where great gameplay is supported by creating an immersive fantasy world.” Some multiplayer experience is also required, as well as an assessment of the work of creating story in games as a service. Almost the same is said about the campaign, side quests, and lore that will continue for years to come.

Service games from the PlayStation catalog

This news is entirely in line with PlayStation’s vision for its future catalog where Games as a Service with multiplayer elements will have a special place, a direction they already clearly set out when it was taken when the Bungie acquisition went. official. Following this, PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan planned for the company to support “PlayStation Studios game development teams”, one of which would be PlayStation London.

Founded in 2002 and formerly known as London Studio, PlayStation London has dozens of games developed for several generations of PlayStation consoles, distinguished in its early days by sagas such as This is Football or The Getaway. They later developed several releases for franchises such as Singstar or for the EyeToy peripheral for the PlayStation 2. Recently, they have excelled in developing games for PlayStation VR, working on PlayStation VR Worlds and Blood & Truth.

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