The 10-year publishing deal Bungie signed with Activision will include at least one new IP. That much we know. Sony, meanwhile, wants the expected multiplatform title to be "'Halo' on steroids." A new job listing on Bungie's website doesn't mention anything about performance enhancing drugs, but it does list a few elements that would be right at home in an action/RPG game.
"Can you inspire artists to create whole worlds and races of creatures with a few, quality keystrokes?," Bungie's posting for a lead writer position reads on Bungie.net. "Your words will help define Bungie's next game universe."