John Romero, co-founder of id Software program, greatest identified for the Doom, Quake, and Wolfenstein franchises, is engaged on a brand new first-person shooter collectively together with his new studio, Romero Video games. Romero calls the sport “a brand new daybreak” for the studio and has partnered with an unnamed main writer to develop the sport that’s primarily based on a model new IP.
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“We’re 100% centered on first-person shooters, the muse that constructed our careers, our studio and a style,” reads the entrance web page of the studio’s official web site. “Our present venture is an all-new FPS with an authentic, new IP. Romero Video games is working with a significant writer utilizing state-of-the-art know-how—Unreal Engine 5.”
The sport is clearly nonetheless within the very early phases of growth and Romero Video games has but to disclose any data other than the truth that it’s an FPS. It’s additionally protected to say that we received’t be listening to in regards to the sport for some time for the reason that studio is intentionally avoiding any type of promotion or teaser in the intervening time. “It’s means too early to share every other data on it,” stated the crew.
“We’re intentionally not boarding the hype prepare,” added Romero Video games Co-Founder Brenda Romero. That is presumably so the sport doesn’t meet the identical unlucky destiny as Daikatana, John Romero’s first sport exterior of id Software program. The sport not solely fell sufferer to an over-hyped pre-release advertising marketing campaign but in addition produced one of many cringiest and most notorious online game advert slogans in historical past. For sure, the sport under-delivered after setting the bar to the loftiest of heights.
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