Some of the key people behind SimCity leave Maxis to make new simulation game


May 4, 2013

Some of the key people behind controversial simulation game SimCity have left Maxis to found an independent studio.

Ocean Quigley, the former creative director and art director on the new SimCity, has joined forces with Andrew Willmott, former engineering lead at Maxis, and Dan Moskowitz, former Maxis lead gameplay engineer, to found new developer Jellygrade.

"We're a few recovering ex-AAA game developers, now looking to make the kinds of games we love on mobile," reads the Jellygrade website.

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