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ZeniMax has announced the formation of a new Ireland branch for its ZeniMax Online studio, which will provide customer support for the company's upcoming MMOs."Today’s announcement marks an important step for us,” says Matt Firor, president of ZeniMax Online Studios. “We are excited to be building an experienced team, led by Rich [Barham, director of customer support], which will focus on providing superior customer support for our games. Galway has world-class educational facilities, is a beautiful place to work and live, and offers a wide variety of benefits for our employees. Our ability to provide superior customer service for our future products is firmly on track.”There's still no word on what exactly ZeniMax Online is working on. The studio's web site only says that it's creating "world-class massively multi-player online games at our headquarters in Hunt Valley, Maryland."Feel free to speculate on what the piece of art above refers to. Rogue Warrior Online, anyone?
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Nice to see there's someone expanding in this economy, though putting your hopes in the MMO field seems like a shaky business decision.
Rogue Warrior Online, anyone? That's just mean x.x
Rogue Warrior was the first game my uncle got with his PS3. I just... didn't have the heart to tell him the truth...
Sounds great, does this mean we should expect Bethesda-quality in an MMO?
That could be freaking epic..
It's going to be The Elder Scrolls Online almost definitely. ZeniMax Online's studio is only an hour away from Bethesda Game Studios and they consistently state how they have access to BGS' IPs. Fallout Online is currently being made by Interplay and is in a lawsuit with Bethesda. It's likely ZeniMax Online would try and turn an MMO out of BGS's most successful and well-known IP.
Fallout, Doom, Elder Scrolls seem likely..
Awesome!! That'll be sweet!
MMOs are the bomb.