Former Team Bondi developers Alex Carlyle and Kelly Baigent for Intuitive Game Studios, a Sydney-based indie. There's no word yet on what the studio is working on, but Carlyle intends to build his initial team using contractors.
It's been a long, hard road for Team Bondi, the Australian game developer that worked for six years on the critically acclaimed commercial near miss L.A. Noire. Sources claim that the studio has finally reached the end of the road, laid off…
L.A. Noire's characters are intensely detailed and strikingly lifelike, but if you dial back the game's polish a bit for a look at how the characters were created, you'll see that they came very close to being eerie and unsettling.
L.A. Noire lead programmer Dave Heironymous has reached out to the IGDA with a letter responding to allegations raised by unnamed former Team Bondi staffers of unfair working conditions during development.