Joseph Staten, former artistic head of ‘Halo’, joins Netflix Video games.

The earlier head of artistic for Halo Infinite, Joseph Staten, has lately joined Netflix Video games after departing from 343 Industries earlier this yr.

Staten shared on Twitter that he shall be serving because the artistic director for a brand-new AAA multiplatform recreation and authentic IP at Netflix Video games. As a Halo veteran, Staten conveyed his ardour for working with others to create worlds crammed with iconic characters, deep mysteries, and countless adventures.

Staten’s restructure from 343 Industries to Xbox’s publishing division in January triggered him to depart from Microsoft this month to affix Netflix. Whereas Netflix has not confirmed the venture Staten shall be engaged on, it has been confirmed {that a} AAA third-person role-playing recreation is in growth on the firm’s Los Angeles studio, led by former Overwatch government producer Chacko Sonny.

Netflix appears to have no less than one online game set on the planet of Insurgent Moon in growth, an upcoming sci-fi movie by director Zack Snyder. Snyder revealed that he has been engaged on a Insurgent Moon RPG with Netflix, describing the title as being of a “ridiculous scale”.

Netflix plans to considerably ramp up its gaming division, with 16 video games in growth at its in-house studios, and 40 video games in whole slated to be launched in 2023.