Japanese developer and publisher Square Enix announced the opening of the Luminos Production studio. The head of the new division was appointed the project manager of the role-playing game Final Fantasy XV Hajime Tabata (Hajime Tabata).
According to Square, Luminos Production will develop AAA titles for a global audience.
Together with Tabata, other members of the Final Fantasy XV development team will join the studio staff. The first Luminos Production project will be announced in mid-2018.
At the beginning of this year, Tabata spoke in an interview about his intention to explore the possibilities of artificial intelligence and procedural generation technologies for their application in game design. According to him, he wants to implement these developments in his next game.
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- Source: Kotaku