Japanese studio Monolith Soft gathers a development team to create a new game from the series The Legend of Zelda.
The main office of Monolith is located in Tokyo, andhelps with projects subsidiary studio in Kyoto. Both teams have already worked with Nintendo and participated in the creation of Skyward Sword, A Link Between Worlds and Breath of the Wild. The developers were not given the most important roles, such as creating an environment, but this time Monolith Soft will have to work.
The studio is looking for a team of artists who cananimations and visuals, programmers to control the character and the environment, as well as task and level designers. One of the vacancies is called the “designer of the protagonist”, which indicates an early stage of development.
Monolith Soft has already undertook Link’s remakeAwakening, who went out only to the Game Boy, but it is unlikely that new employees are looking for him. They are planning to release the game this year, and in the trailer, gamers were shown the main character and the environment, and Monolith Soft vacancies imply starting development from scratch.
In addition, the first rumors about the new “Zelda” appeared in 2017. The producer of the series, Eiji Aonuma, mentioned the sequel in the Master Works artbook, which is dedicated to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.