Playdead has signed a brand new publishing take care of Epic Video games and has once more given followers a quick glimpse into what it is at the moment engaged on.
Playdead, the developer behind Inside and Limbo, has remained comparatively silent about its subsequent undertaking over time. Exterior of some intermittent screenshot and concept art reveals that appear to point that the title could have one thing to do with house or the sci-fi style, there’s not a lot else we all know of concerning the mysterious recreation.
Properly, as we speak, Playdead once more took to its official Twitter account to as soon as once more tease this title with a brand new video. The video in query doesn’t reveal something all that notable, but it surely does exhibit one of many environments that can seemingly be current within the recreation. We will additionally see the small define of an individual overlayed in opposition to the backdrop along with what appears to be some form of rover positioned behind this character. No additional particulars have been offered by Playdead concerning the recreation, however this transient video could be very a lot in-line with different teasers we’ve seen beforehand.
— Playdead (@Playdead) March 26, 2020
Together with this new, quick video, nonetheless, Playdead did have a reasonably giant announcement to make as we speak. As of now, Playdead has partnered with Epic Video games Publishing to assist result in their upcoming recreation to the world. Very similar to Epic’s identical deal with Control developer, Remedy, this partnership sees Playdead remaining in full possession of its IP to go together with full inventive autonomy. This transfer full-funds Playdead’s newest video games and in addition sees the studio and Epic splitting the income in a 50/50 method as soon as prices are recouped.
All in all, this appears to be a implausible deal for a studio like Playdead. Whereas some won’t love Epic Video games for one purpose or one other, it’s onerous to disclaim that it is a very developer-friendly settlement that Playdead has now signed. It’s going to additionally now seemingly enable the studio to make its newest recreation as polished as it will possibly probably be whereas additionally bringing it to quite a lot of platforms upon launch.
You’ll be able to try the video beneath to get a take a look at extra of Playdead’s new publishing partnership with Epic. As for when the corporate’s subsequent recreation is ready to reach, no phrase on platforms or launch home windows have but to be given. Hopefully, although, we’ll find yourself listening to extra about this hotly-anticipated title sooner reasonably than later.