Bethesda opens new studio in Montreal

Bethesda Game Studios has expanded into the Great White North, with the announcement today that the studio’s first satellite office has opened in Montreal.

This new arm of the famed developer /publisher will “expand [Bethesda’s] development capabilities in console, PC, and mobile gaming,” according to the announcement.

 

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The studio currently has a core team of 40 developers and is headed up by studio director Yves Lachance who worked on Fallout Shelter.

Lachance’s resume include titles such as Wolfenstein: The New Order, Mercenaries 2: World in Flames, Dante’s Inferno, The Lord of the Rings: Conquest and others.

“We’ve worked with some very talented developers in Montreal for a long time, and decided it was time to open a studio there,” said Bethesda’s Todd Howard in the press release. “It’s exciting to think about the new games we’ll be building together.”

Want the even better news? Both the new Montreal studio and Maryland location are hiring right now. If you think you’ve got the stuff, check out their hiring page here.

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