Monolith Soft Helped Develop Animal Crossing: New Horizons
Monolith Soft’s game section of their website lists Animal Crossing: New Horizons as one of the game’s co-developed, having previously helped with both Animal Crossing: New Leaf and Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer for Nintendo 3DS. Other Switch games listed (other than Xenoblade Chronicles 2 and its expansion pack) and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Splatoon 2. A recent job listing by Monolith Soft is also for a The Legend of Zelda series game, thought to be the Breath of the Wild sequel. [Thanks, My Nintendo News]
Monolith Soft are recruiting for graduates for 2021 with open positions including Programmer, Planner, and Designer in Tokyo and Designer in Kyoto. Full details of the positions and how to apply are detailed on this page.
Monolith Soft are still recruiting staff for a game in The Legend of Zelda series which is likely the Breath of the Wild sequel. Positions include Technical Artists, Programmers, Planners, Designers, and Management Support. Monolith Soft are also looking for freelancers including for Character Modeler, Concept Art Designer, Scenario Planner, and Map Modeler.
Monolith Soft have opened up a 20th Anniversary website with free wallpaper and a message from Hirohide Sugiura who briefly talks about the aims for the next title to go above and beyond expectations. Thanks to Naruki.
Monolith Soft are on a major urgent recruitment drive for a number of positions including Programmers, Planner, Technical Artists, Designers, and Management-Support for its Tokyo Studio under Tetsuya Takahashi. More information and application details are posted here.
Monolith Soft have announced that they have officially opened their Osaki Studio at Osaki MT Building 12th floor, 5-9-11 Kita-Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 141-0001. The company have also posted a number of job listings which have been translated for us below by BlackKite…
Monolith Soft are recruiting staff for a game in The Legend of Zelda series. Positions include Technical Artists, Programmers, Planners, Designers, and a Project Manager. Monolith Soft are looking for applicants who can create new surprises and emotions. Thanks to Naruki.
Monolith Soft are recruiting for development staff for a new RPG project following Xenoblade, Xenoblade X and Xenoblade 2, and led by Tetsuya Takahashi. Programmers, map planners (level designers), character modelers, character designers, technical artists, UI/UX designers, in-game animators, battle planners, script writers and production assisitants are amongst the available positions. All applicants must RESPECT Monolith Soft’s works! Thanks to naruki! The last time we posted a similar recruitment drive by the company was for an Action Game back in May 2018.
Japanese videogame development company Monolith Soft have an ‘urgent posting’ for experienced staff in action game development. They are looking for a Technical Artist (including modelling and animation), Programmer, Planner (including map, level design and event) and Designer (including character models). No mention on platform but Nintendo Switch is a logical assumption.