Several game industry veterans have banded together to create a new game studio called It’s No Moon Entertainment.
The group has proclaimed itself as an independent AAA game development studio that includes a whole lineup of veterans from famous studios like Naughty Dog, Bungie, EA, PlayStation, Santa Monica, and Infinity Ward.
It has already secured more than $ 100 million in investment from games studio Smilegate, the creators of Crossfire. Their new project is “an ambitious, single-player, third-person AAA action-adventure game.” This one will be led by Taylor Kurosaki as Creative Director and Jacob Minkoff as Game Director. Kurosaki previously worked as Head of Narrative Design at Naughty Dog and Studio Narrative Director at Infinity Ward. Minkoff was a former lead game designer on The Last of Us and design director for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare.
Who are the founders of That’s No Moon Entertainment studio?
- Michael Mumbauer – CEO and Co-Founder (Former Head of the Visual Arts Group at PlayStation)
- Tina Kowalewski – CSO and Co-Founder (Former Director of Product Development at Sony’s Santa Monica Studio)
- Taylor Kurosaki – CCO, Creative Director and Co-Founder
- Nick Kononelos – COO and Co-Founder (Former Senior Director of Development at EA)
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