Internet scuttlebutt has it that Turbine
is cooking up a console MMO codenamed Project Hendrix. A posting at GameSpot
cites a Turbine
job listing that seeks an engineer for an "unannounced online console project
." The article also mentions the resume of one Josh Phelan
, a Turbine employee who apparently mentioned the Hendrix title in his online resume (which has since gone dark
Turbine's console aspirations are nothing new
, as studio VP Craig Alexander
hinted at such desires as early as 2009. Commenter speculation links the job listing to the mysterious Pottermore
title, and given Turbine's acquisition by Warner Brothers
(which also owns the Pottermore
trademark), it's not unreasonable to suspect that the sorting hat could be getting ready to assign a Potter MMO to House Turbine.
Check out the details on GameSpot
and let us know what you think in the comments.