NetherRealm is on the lookout for a Principal Software program Engineer to develop “state-of-the-art” graphics tech for next-gen consoles.
NetherRealm Studios’ has been pushing the envelope with combating sport graphics for some time now, particularly with titles like Injustice 2 and extra lately with Mortal Kombat 11. Nonetheless, it might be trying to go even additional on Xbox Collection X and PS5. A brand new job itemizing is searching for a Principal Software program Engineer for Graphics to work on “state-of-the-art graphics know-how for the PS5 and Xbox Collection X”.
The kicker is that this can be to “drive the subsequent era console graphics imaginative and prescient for the Mortal Kombat and Injustice franchises.” The place includes working carefully with the Lead Engineer and staff to “develop state-of-the-art graphics know-how for the PS5, and Xbox Collection X. Your area will span your entire rendering pipeline and your obligations will embrace optimization, design, and implementation of pivotal new graphics know-how.”
It’s seemingly that Mortal Kombat 11 and Injustice 2 can be making the soar to next-gen consoles within the coming 12 months. Within the case of the previous, it could make much more sense particularly as Warner Bros. Interactive Leisure has spoken about “years of recent content material” being deliberate. Nevertheless, it wouldn’t be unusual if NetherRealm has already began planning sequels in each franchises for next-gen consoles.
The DC Fandome occasion is happening on August 22nd at 10 AM PT with WB Video games and DC asserting a brand new sport. Perhaps an announcement of Injustice 2 for Xbox Collection X and PS5 could possibly be made as nicely? Keep tuned for extra particulars within the coming months.