CD Projekt announces long-term partnership with Digital Scapes, will collaborate on Cyberpunk 2077
CD Projekt Red has announced a new cooperation with Canadian studio Digital Scapes and will work together for Cyberpunk 2077 and potentially future projects.
Digital Scapes' resume includes work with multiplayer programming and cloud computing, which may indicate what type of elements they could be working on for Cyberpunk 2077.
Here is the press release:
CD PROJEKT RED establishes long-term partnership with Digital Scapes
CD PROJEKT RED, creators of The Witcher series of games, announce the establishing of a long-term strategic cooperation with Vancouver-based studio Digital Scapes. The partnership will focus on CD PROJEKT RED’s upcoming futuristic role-playing game - Cyberpunk 2077.
Founded by industry veterans hailing from BioWare, Radical Entertainment and Relic, Digital Scapes is an ambitious video game development studio specialising in AAA multiplayer console and PC game development, development tool creation, asset production, and cloud computing. Digital Scapes team members worked on blockbuster game series like Company of Heroes, Warhammer 40,000, Dying Light, Prototype, and more.
"Cyberpunk 2077 is our most ambitious project to date and we work hard every day to make it a creative and technological achievement. The Digital Scapes team brings aboard a lot of talent, experience and technical knowledge, and I’m very confident our long-term cooperation will add plenty to the game," says Michal Nowakowski, SVP Business Development, CD PROJEKT RED.
"We are both excited and honoured to work with CD PROJEKT RED. Their incredibly creative and accomplished team of developers have been pushing narrative-driven, role-playing games to unprecedented levels. We look forward to helping them create the very best video games on the planet," said Marcin Chady, Studio Head, Digital Scapes.
The Canadian partner studio will closely cooperate with CD PROJEKT RED on creating and optimizing technological solutions for use in the development of Cyberpunk 2077.