NetEase announced a new gaming studio called Jar of Sparks on Monday. The studio is led by Jerry Hook, former Head of Design on major Microsoft Xbox title Halo Infinite. Hook’s other credits include famous AAA-level titles such as Batman: Arkham trilogy and Doom. Based in Seattle and looking to recruit globally, the new studio plans to create a new generation of narrative-driven action games with immersive worlds. According to its Linkedin page, the studio currently has three job openings in the US. [NetEase, press release]