The job offer points to a 3D platformer with humor and creativity.
PlayStation 5 came out including a free game pre-installed on every console, and what a game. We are talking about Astro’s Playroom, a cheerful platform game developed by Team Asobi that is a show of creativity, of fun and of confidence on the part of this Japanese team that has engulfed Japan Studio. All while introducing the various technical innovations of PS5 and shows off a DualSense remote which is one of the great assets of the console. Well, if Astro’s Playroom impressed you, get ready for what’s to come.
And is that Team Asobi is already recruiting workers for their new game. Discovered first by Gamingroute, the Japanese PlayStation team advertise on LinkedIn a job offer for the designer position. Specifically, this position will focus on the level design, where the study talks about creating a game of 3D action with “a good rhythm and creative situations”.
A description that fully fits with platform games in the style of your Astro’s Playroom. Among the responsibilities of the position, Team Asobi asks its designers to “bring creativity and humor to the game”, and is looking for candidates with a “strong desire to innovate playable.” With everything in hand, the new project from the PlayStation studio seems to be related to Astro’s. Obviously, we will have to wait until an official announcement to determine if this is the case, but if any of you already dream of an Astro’s Playroom 2 or a similar sequel, know that you are not alone.
At the end of 2020, the director of Team Asobi stated that there were no plans for a sequel at the moment, although he had some pending ideas for the possible continuation. We will see if this job offer It is a reflection that their plans have changed, and if you can’t wait any longer to get a PS5 to try this title, we leave you here with our impressions of Astro’s Playroom.
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