Fumito Ueda, greatest identified for his work as a director on Ico, Shadow of the Colossus, and extra lately, The Final Guardian, has play within the works. Below his new studio genDesign, the director leads the cost on a recreation that’s at present on the stage of prototyping. Though improvement is progressing nicely, the studio is in search of a writer to assist transfer the mission ahead.
Ueda mentioned, "The lengthy prototyping interval was value it and we’re progressing very nicely. I feel this mission will current each sudden and acquainted parts. It’s unclear if Ueda has a writer in thoughts, however after the comparatively poor gross sales of The Final Guardian, some doubt that Sony is once more concerned in publishing. Sony appears to have a transparent imaginative and prescient of what it desires as of late, so funding a recreation for years and years to see it fail might be one thing society doesn’t wish to danger anymore.
For the second, we have no idea what the brand new title goes to be, the way it will play or what’s the premise; The entire mission is shrouded in thriller. Though, if it appears like a earlier work of Ueda, it could possibly be a darkly darkish expertise with a fascinating visible fashion.
It’s value noting that the brand new genDesign recreation was partially funded by Kowloon Evening, a objective to fund impartial studios. Kowloon Evening has helped the genDesign mission get began and now that it has reached a milestone in its improvement, it may be proven to publishers, with the mission of a potential partnership.
We’ll maintain you posted on Ueda's new recreation. as extra data turns into out there.
What do you anticipate from the subsequent genDesign recreation? Is there a writer you wish to see work with the studio to finish the mission? Tell us!
[Source: Polygon via MP1st]