DONTNOD Entertainment Canadian Studio Expansion

May 29, 2020 at 12:29am
By Jason Stettner

The French independent studio is opening its first international office in order to produce even more innovative titles. DONTNOD Entertainment is opening a brand new studio in Montreal, Canada. This will allow the group of over 250 employees in France to expand and grow in new ways going forward.

Thanks to the creation of this new North American entity, the studio will continue to grow and produce even more immersive, engaging and innovative video games. To fill newly created positions, DONTNOD will be hiring from the local areas renowned talent pool, which in turn will naturally diversify the company’s culture and consequently its creations.
Life is Strange
Oskar Guilbert, CEO of DONTNOD, says: “We are delighted to share our plans of expansion with the opening of this new office in Montréal, completing the talented team working out of Paris. Our goal is to create video games as close as possible to our community’s expectations. With this new international team, we will be able to envision even more ambitious titles and keep writing wonderful stories for our players.”

If you’re not familiar with the developer, they’re known for their work on the Life is Strange series, Vampyr and Remember Me. With their upcoming projects Twin Mirror and Tell Me Why aiming for 2020 releases. A focus on narrative driven adventures, that at times have dealt with time itself. Read our revisited posting about the first game below, or check out the general hub for their primary franchise as well.

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Gamerheadquarters Reviewer Jason Stettner