After 22 years with the corporate, artwork director and author Pawel Selinger has introduced his departure from Techland Studios.
Selinger first joined the studio at Techland again in 1999 and has been with the corporate ever since by means of varied initiatives and place modifications. The artwork director took to his LinkedIn to share the information of his departure with a small notice to followers and colleagues:
“After over twenty-two years, I made a decision to finish my cooperation with Techland. I wish to categorical my gratitude to the corporate that has allowed me to develop and fulfill myself for half of my life. Techland, I’ll at all times be rooting for you, in addition to the nice folks I’ve met because of you. I want you that Dying gentle 2 and subsequent initiatives will grow to be world hits.”
A standard query that’s on Dying Gentle fan’s minds is “Where is Dying Light 2” because the information went silent after our final in-depth take a look at E3 2019 and the general public firing of Chris Avellone, the author connected to the venture, following sexual misconduct allegation.
Again in June of 2020, Techland confirmed that the sport was nonetheless very a lot in lively growth when rumors started circulating that the sequel was canned and that growth was “a multitude.” Techland got here out swinging, saying that there have been “many inaccuracies” with reviews that flamed these rumors, which you’ll learn more about here with our earlier deep dive into the state of the sport.
Whereas the present growth standing for Dying Gentle 2 is unknown right now, it is essential to not take this departure as a knee-jerk motive for instantly assuming the venture is doomed. Many lead builders depart studios as soon as their work on sure initiatives is accomplished. It is doable that his function inside Dying Gentle 2’s growth is accomplished and after 22 years, he merely desires to pursue one thing new.
Wherever his path leads, we want nothing however one of the best for Pawel Selinger as he goes into the subsequent step of his unimaginable gaming journey.