Darby McDevitt, the lead writer for Assassin’s Creed games like Valhalla, Black Flag, Revelations and more, has announced that he will leave Ubisoft in 10 years.
McDevitt announced this on his own Twitter account. MacDevitt has no plans for his future except that he is looking for a “new adventure”.
McDevitt is best known for his contribution to the Assassin’s Creed franchise. He has written scripts for Assassin’s Creed mobile games such as Discovery on DS and Bloodlines on PSP and was a lead writer for the canceled 3DS game Assassin’s Creed: Lost Legacy.
He was later credited as the lead author of Assassin’s Creed Revelations and Assassin’s Creed 4: The Black Flag, As well as co-author of Assassin’s Creed: Unity. His most recent position was as Narration Director at Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla.
McDevitt has worked on major games like Black Flag and Valhalla, two of the franchise’s most popular games.
“I want to thank the fans and content creators who have expanded our business over the years,” wrote McDevitt. “Thank you for your kind attention! You have my great respect and admiration. I was honored to get to know many of you.”
The future of the Assassin’s Creed series remains unclear, but Netflix and Ubisoft have announced a new Assassin’s Creed anime by producers of the Castlevania animated series.