Bethesda opens Battlecry Studios in Austin, working on unannounced project

Wednesday, 3 October 2012 21:22 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Bethesda has announced Battlecry Studios, a new development studio in Austin, Texas which will be headed up by SWTOR’s former executive producer, Rich Vogel.

Vogel’s previous developer credits include Ultima Online and Star Wars Galaxies among others in his 20+ years in game development.

“I have always admired and respected Bethesda’s approach to making great, original games,” said Vogel. “It’s a belief and passion I share, and I’m looking forward to building a team of high quality developers who want to bring that same commitment and creative energy to the games we’ll be creating.”

Battlecry is the second ZeniMax studio located in Austin, joining Arkane Studios.

The new studio is currently hiring experienced game developers to fill key roles for an unannounced project. You can apply here.