Ubisoft has introduced that veteran developer Mike Laidlaw has formally joined the corporate’s Quebec studio as ingenious director. Laidlaw, who’s most likely absolute best recognized for his paintings on BioWare’s Dragon Age collection, have been running with Ubisoft Quebec for the previous 9 months as an inventive marketing consultant on an unannounced undertaking.
“From day one, I used to be blown away through the ability, the creativity and the eagerness of the Quebec workforce,” stated Laidlaw. “Over the last few months, I additionally found out town and its welcoming folks, which satisfied me to transport right here and formally sign up for Ubisoft Quebec.”
Ubisoft just lately expanded its presence within the town, opening a 2d website online in Quebec and hiring 200 new staff. Ubisoft Quebec’s newest liberate used to be this yr’s Murderer’s Creed Odyssey.
We spoke with Laidlaw in a while after he left BioWare, and he mentioned why he determined to transport on. You’ll listen that dialog right here.