The New perfect dark game It was jointly developed with Crystal Dynamics, the Square Enix studio responsible for the latest Tomb Raider trilogy, Marvel’s Avengers and Gex (vale Gex). The game’s flagship studio, The Initiative, was announced today.
“We’re partnering with Crystal Dynamics, the global team behind character-driven games like Tomb Raider, to bring this first-person spy thriller to a new generation,” chirp. “Teams could not miss the opportunity to work together. We are still in an early stage of development, but we are very excited to use this unique opportunity to realize the vision of Perfect Dark!”
The initiative is a new studio in Los Angeles. A game has yet to be released, but it’s headed up by Daryl Gallagher, who spent ten years at Crystal Dynamics on the Tomb Raider series. Daniel Neuburger of the initiative has also previously worked at Crystal Dynamics, although the studio also includes previous talent from BioWare, Sony Santa Monica, Blizzard, and more.
Perfect Dark doesn’t have a release date or even an editing window yet, and development seems to have barely begun As of July.
“Ultimately, this might sound like a wrong thing to say I don’t think it really matters which path we choose,” Xbox head Phil Spencer said in July regarding the game’s potential direction, “going back and reimagining Perfect Dark or doing something.” New, I think the important thing is the quality of the execution and whether we deliver a delightful game that people love.”