The Initiative is a Santa Monica-based game development studio working to reimagine Perfect Dark. We are in a unique position to operate as an independent studio under the banner and backing of Xbox Game Studios and Microsoft. Our ambition is to build groundbreaking, high-quality games that leave an impact.

We believe that people are our most important asset as we look to innovate and build the games of the future. Valuing inclusivity and trust, we foster a collaborative, thoughtful and self-aware environment where we continually strive to improve together. Our experienced, passionate team is driven to build something great, and we believe that diversity of perspectives is key to our success.