Santa Monica Studios is one of the most important creative teams on PlayStation and although its development has gone hand in hand with God of War, it seems that the success obtained would finally allow part of its staff to focus on a new project, specifically a new IP. So far, the studio is known to be working on the 2018 God of War sequel, known as Ragnarok, but recent clues suggest another game is already cooking inside.
DOES SIE SANTA MONICA ALREADY THINK BEYOND GOD OF WAR?
According to information shared by ResetEra users, SIE Santa Monica is looking for new creatives for a project that, according to their description, would have a fantasy theme. While it’s true that Norse mythology could be viewed from that perspective and that chances are the studio was referring to the God of War sequel, the offerings point to a “new project” and “an unannounced game,” which makes you think that SIE Santa Monica is already planning the new title that would make after the new God of War.
In this regard, the vacancy for Senior Character Concept Artist refers in one of its sections: “[a creative] who develops and maintains solid creative and collaborative alliances in all thematic areas to help further develop the characters of the game, the visual language and rule sets for fantasy-based worlds. “
At the moment, nothing is known about SIE Santa Monica’s future plans beyond God of War: Ragnarok , but many opinions agree that it would be a good time for the studio to do something new and show that it is capable of doing. great things that have nothing to do with the history of Kratos, one of the most iconic characters on PlayStation.