The American game developer ZeniMax Online has put out a new job posting on their official website hinting towards a completely new IP.
ZeniMax Online, a subsidiary of ZeniMax Media, are the developers behind the massively successful MMORPG: The Elder Scrolls Online. The developer is also credited with helping in the development and managing the online services of Fallout 76. However, the game was not well received by the community receiving a meager 52/100 on Metacritic.
The Elder Scrolls Online, on the other hand, has been a huge success given that it was the studio’s first project. The studio has been supporting the game since its launch in 2014 with multiple expansions and DLCs. The game has an average player base of 24,000 PC players as of March 2021, according to SteamCharts. The recent “Greymoor” DLC released in May 2020 on PC was based on Skyrim and its world which helped it bolster in popularity
On 20th April 2021, the developer’s website put up a job recruitment post. The applicants have to be an expert in vehicle design as stated by the job description. Applicants are also required to be an expert in “Designing, creating, and maintaining documentation for player and NPC controlled vehicles.”.
Based on other details on the website, the game might be an open-world RPG game featuring vehicles. It also seems that the game is to be a new IP for the studio. However, not much else is known regarding the new game.