Former Playdead CEO Opens New Studio, Teases New Game

Former CEO of Playdead, Dino Patti has formed a new studio with Chris Olsen, an animator, and artist. The new studio, Jumpship, is currently building a new team and are looking to build an experienced team to work Somerville.

Currently, the studio is looking for a gameplay designer, general programmer, animator, and character controller programmer.

Somerville began as a side project for Chris Olsen, and we’ve included a tweet above that features a bit of the game, Olsen has been documenting his progress via Twitter.

We’ve included a teaser trailer to Somerville, we’re intrigued and can’t wait to hear more.


Bobby has been gaming since he was old enough to walk. Since then, the interest has only grown stronger, and here we are today. Follow Bobby on Twitter, and just go with it. @bpashalidis

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