international_ MiHoYo’s metaverse branch will have another “several hundred employees” at its new office located in Singapore.
Genshin Impact developer MiHoYo has opened a new office in Singapore. This new location will serve as the headquarters for HoYoverse’s metaverse-related activities, which were announced earlier this year.
The office will have “several hundred employees” on a large plot of land, the announcement said (via the South China Morning Post), and promote a flexible working model. Singapore is HoYoverse’s fifth office, after Montreal, Los Angeles, Tokyo and Seoul.
“In the future, the Singapore office will serve as the primary hub for HoYoverse’s global operations and distribution efforts, working closely with other offices and providing technical support for the development of HoYoverse. games,” the announcement added.
The hub of the HoYoverses is based in China, where the notable developer runs Honkai Impact 3 and Genshin Impact. For several years and like many other partners, the Chinese giant still pursues the policy of globalization of its activities (especially to free itself from mainland China), and therefore, HoYoverse is Open branches all over the world.
Having already established offices in Montreal, Los Angeles, Tokyo and Seoul, HoYoverse announced the creation of a new organization, this time in Singapore. The developer does not specify the role of this new office, but sees things on a grand scale. The office is designed so that teams of employees can work on-site or remotely.
HoYoverse (especially in the US) and its Singapore office “will act as hubs for publishing and operations on a global scale, as well as supporting game development through technology support”. The studio imagines that local employees will be able to contribute to the development of Honkai Star Rail and Zenless Zone Zero, the team’s next titles, in addition to also working on the metaverse that has been active at HoYoverse for several months. .