Damien Monnier, a senior designer on The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and Cyberpunk 2077, has left CD Projekt Red to join Techland Games to work on a new IP, it has been confirmed.
The developer, who was also lead designer for Gwent, confirmed the career change via a recent update to his LinkedIn profile.
Last month, Monnier announced via Twitter that he was to leave CD Projekt Red, thanking the studio for “all of the great memories”, while pledging it was time to start “new adventures”.
— Damien Monnier (@Bacon_is_life) November 7, 2016
Earlier this week, the designer confirmed he was to join Dying Light developer Techland as lead designer on “a new exciting IP”.
Today I joined @TechlandGames as Lead Designer on a new exciting IP that got me all *__*
— Damien Monnier (@Bacon_is_life) December 6, 2016