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Ninja Theory job listings cite 'AAA' experiences and more

Senua's Sacrifice
Senua's Sacrifice (Image credit: Xbox Game Studios)

What you need to know

  • Ninja Theory was recently acquired by Microsoft.
  • The team is known for games like DmC: Devil May Cry.
  • It's focusing on AAA games going forward according to LinkedIn.
  • All of its future titles will be available on Xbox Game Pass (opens in new tab).

Many months ago, Microsoft acquired developer Ninja Theory that's known for making games like DmC: Devil May Cry and Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice.

While part of the team is working on a project called Bleeding Edge, the rest of the team seems to be making a AAA game in Unreal Engine 4. It's unclear how long it'll take to make these games because the studio is still looking for developers.

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According to a few job listings on LinkedIn discovered by Twitter user Klobrille, Ninja Theory is now focused on "delivering AAA titles" and are "aiming to set the bar for real-time characters." Hopefully, the fruits of their effort will be showcased soon.

What sort of game do you want Ninja Theory to make? Do you want it to be a sequel to Hellblade? Or an entirely new franchise? Let us know.

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Asher Madan handles gaming news for Windows Central. Before joining Windows Central in 2017, Asher worked for a number of different gaming outlets. He has a background in medical science and is passionate about all forms of entertainment, cooking, and antiquing.

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  • Quality single player experiences, come at me!