Sony’s subsequent console unique comes from a well known identify in Name of Responsibility.
A very sudden reveal at as we speak’s Summer time Recreation Fest kick off dwell is a brand new partnership. Sony is teaming up with Deviation Video games, a brand new studio revealed to the world on the present, to work on a brand new AAA IP.
Deviation Video games is headed up by Dave Anthony, and Jason Blundell, former Name of Responsibility leads. Blundell’s identify, in fact, must be very acquainted to Name of Responsibility followers, having been the face of Zombies for years, earlier than he left Treyarch final yr.
Past confirming that the studio’s first undertaking will probably be based mostly on a brand new IP, the pair didn’t reveal any specifics in regards to the upcoming recreation, solely saying that it’s going to be a “ground-breaking” new motion recreation.
“We’re drawing on what we’ve realized over our collective many years making video games, however we’re additionally out to make one thing contemporary and brimming with innovation such as you’ve by no means skilled earlier than,” mentioned CEO Dave Anthony, opting to maintain particulars beneath wraps for now.
“We’re not afraid to say that our ambitions are tremendous excessive: we’re getting down to make an enormous, content-rich recreation with a concentrate on quite a lot of motion and quite a lot of power, however let’s go away it at that for now and hopefully it received’t be lengthy earlier than we are able to share extra.”
Deviation Video games isn’t a small crew, with over 100 builders and rising – so it feels like that is going to be massive.