Jonathan Warner leaves after practically a decade on the studio.
BioWare’s Jonathan Warner has introduced that he has left the studio, transferring on after practically a decade on the developer. He hasn’t mentioned what he’s going to be doing subsequent, as a substitute solely stating that he’s “transferring on to do new issues.” Whether or not which means he’ll nonetheless be within the video games business stays to be seen.
Warner was most not too long ago the director of Anthem. The looter shooter was met with criticism upon launch, and didn’t carry out as properly commercially as EA had hoped, shortly shedding its playerbase owing to a scarcity of post-launch updates and the same lack of mandatory fixes to the bottom sport. BioWare was engaged on an overhaul of the sport dubbed Anthem Next, however that was not too long ago formally canned by EA.
Prior to Anthem, Warner was additionally the sport director on Mass Effect Andromeda, earlier than which he served as producer on Mass Effect 3 and its post-launch content material. Since May 2019, he had additionally been BioWare’s chief of workers.
So, right now is my final day at BioWare, I’m transferring on to do new issues.
BioWare has been residence to my grateful coronary heart for practically 10 years and I need to want all of them the perfect. DA ME and SWTOR are in good fingers and I can’t wait to play from this facet of the display screen. #ThankYou #BioWare pic.twitter.com/g5zp7hkSV5
— Jonathan Warner (@Bio_Warner) March 26, 2021