Matt Nava, former art director for Journey
, announced that he will be opening a new game development studio, Giant Squid. Nava teamed up wth Los Angeles television and film company Ink Factory to found the studio, and will serve as creative director.
Nava is joined by Nicholas Clark, who assisted in developing Journey
and will act as an advisor to the developer. Grammy-nominated Journey
composer Austin Wintory has signed on to score the music for the first Giant Squid game, according to the developer's official site
. It's unclear if Wintory will join the team on a permanent basis.