Guerrilla Games confirms that it is already working on the third main installment of Horizon
Guerrilla Games, the developer responsible for sagas such as Killzone and Horizon, has announced through a statement on its website that Angie Smets, director and executive producer of the studio for almost twenty years, has recently been promoted to head of development strategy for Guerrilla Games. PlayStation. As if that were not enough, the same report highlights that the team is already working on the new video game of the franchise Horizonwhich as you well know is made up of Horizon: Zero Dawn, Horizon Forbidden West and Horizon Call of the Mountainin addition to The Frozen Wilds and Burning Shores, the expansions of Zero Dawn and Forbidden West respectively.
“These last two decades at Guerrilla have been a true dream. I feel privileged to have worked alongside some of the smartest and coolest people in the industry. I am so grateful for all that I have learned alongside the other Guerrillas. We have achieved very much as a team and I am very proud of all the games we have released together“, Smets has declared. “A special thanks to Jan-Bart van Beek and Michiel van der Leeuw. It seems like yesterday that we were thinking about how to create and distribute the first kill zone. Little could we imagine that we would end up running Guerrilla together. You have become like brothers to me, and I cannot thank you enough. I will miss you a lot, “he concludes in his statements.
The new leadership of Guerrilla Games
Regarding the new structure, Guerrilla has announced that its management team is now made up of Joel Eschler (Studio Director and Production Director) and Hella Schmidt (Studio Director and General Director), together with Jan-Bart van Beek (Studio Director and Artistic Director). “We fully trust our new leaders to lead Guerrilla towards a bright future, expanding the world of Horizon with the next adventure of Aloy and our exciting online project. Michiel van der Leeuw (Technical Director) will focus on the future technology and strategy of the Decima engine” we can read.