Bloober Crew confirmed they have been working with Konami virtually a yr in the past, however nothing official has ever been introduced about their collaborative undertaking. Based on rumors, that undertaking is a Silent Hill 2 remake for PlayStation consoles. When requested about these Silent Hill 2 rumors, Bloober Crew CEO Piotr Babieno made no remark for the second however mentioned they’re hoping to make an announcement “as quickly as we will.”
Bloober Crew’s Konami undertaking
When requested whether or not their Konami collaboration was a Silent Hill 2 undertaking, Babieno advised IGN that Bloober Crew “can’t touch upon something we’re doing” in the intervening time. The workforce presently has three initiatives in progress. There’s a mysterious undertaking with Konami and a brand new IP as a consequence of be printed by Personal Division; probably the latter undertaking can also be involving Rogue Video games. Lastly, they’ve beforehand teased a Layers of Concern undertaking as a consequence of be launched this yr. Nonetheless, the workforce is hoping to make official bulletins on their initiatives quickly:
We will’t touch upon something we’re doing as a result of we recognize our relationship with our companions, after all. So we will’t [say] something. We are going to make an announcement about our future initiatives as quickly as we will. So then you’ll know far more. […] Formally.
Babieno was additionally requested how they strategy working with a license holder, as they’ve finished beforehand with Blair Witch. He emphasised that any licensed undertaking they took on would “nonetheless be a Bloober Crew title”:
I might say that it’s laborious to work with somebody who [owns an IP you’re working on], however we’re at all times speaking with these licensors, [saying] “Guys we want to use your license, however we want to inform our personal story.” If we aren’t in a position to inform our personal story, if we is not going to have artistic freedom, it doesn’t make sense, as a result of Bloober Crew is not going to make an incredible sport. If you’re in a jail, you won’t be able to fly. In order that’s why we are attempting to solely [make] these titles wherein we’re feeling, “OK, will probably be a Bloober Crew sport, not somebody [else’s].” So even on the undertaking we will’t speak [about], it would nonetheless be a Bloober Crew title.
Because the Personal Division sport is a brand new IP and Layers of Concern is a Bloober Crew IP, it is smart the remark applies to their collaboration with Konami. Hopefully their definition of “quickly” is considerably much like ours.
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