Jade Raymond is already making movements after leave his post at Stadia. Former producer EA and Ubisoft opens studio called Haven, which is working on an original and unexpected PlayStation game.
Google announced in february he was closing his intern Stadia game studios and that Raymond was leaving the company. Raymond was hired in 2019 to run Stadia Games and Entertainment.
The old one Assassin’s Creed and Watch dogs producer announced his next move on the PlayStation Blog. It brings together “many of the talented game developers I have worked with for years” at Haven Studios, an independent studio based in Montreal.
“We want to create worlds where players can escape, have fun, express themselves and find community,” she wrote. “We want to put our passion into a project. We want to do something wonderful for people to experience. Because we believe in the power of games to bring joy to people’s lives. And Sony too. Their commitment to excellence is second to none. That’s why I couldn’t be happier for their support and support. “
Raymond did a not-so-subtle Google dig into his post. “It’s time for us to refocus on the GAMES to a place where we can practice our crafts without any barriers or obstacles,” she wrote.