Gears of War producer and BioShock Infinite “closer” Rod Fergusson has set up a new 2K subsidiary.

In a statement given to Polygon, Fergusson confirmed he was opening a new studio in California’s Bay Area.

Fergusson announced his departure from Irrational Games in April this year.

Prior to that he was with Gears of War developer Epic Games for seven years.

BioShock Infinite was released to widespread acclaim in May.