Starbreeze: It was not our choice not to do The Darkness II
Starbreeze Studios has come out and said that it was not their choice that the sequel to their cult comic book adaptation The Darkness was developed by a different studio.
The Chronicles of Riddick developer stated that the decision was out of their hands and was taken when they had already started working on another project.
Starbreeze's Mikael Nermark said: "The decision was not up to Starbreeze, and when it was decided to do a sequel we had already started working on a new project."
The Scandinavian developer is currently working on an project called RedLime with EA which is widely believed to be a reboot of the Bullfrog classic series, Syndicate. Nermark said recently that it is their biggest project to date.
The Darkness II is in development at Toronto-based studio Digital Extremes and will be out this autumn on Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.
- Thomas Was Alone gets a release date for PS4 and Wii U
- New Warframe update adds space-flight to the gameplay with Archwing mode
- New poll indicates that people believe online gaming is “the least welcoming space” for women
- CD Projekt RED releases The Trail, the opening cinematic from The Witcher 3
- New Project CARS trailer pulls up to the starting grid
- Far Cry 4 dev says linear games will suffer in the new world of gameplay video sharing
- Almost 1,100 developers, students and journalists sign the new #gamediversity petition embracing diversity in games
- Felicia Day breaks her silence about #Gamergate, is almost immediately doxxed
- Ubisoft announces PC specs for Assassin's Creed: Unity and they're killer