” Never ever state never ever,” Guilbert stated. “But also for the minute it’s not our approach, yeah. We intend to develop our very own IPs. That’s what we intend to do.”.
In spite of its organization with Life Is Weird, Dontnod does not have the copyright. Square Enix does. As well as Square Enix lately introduced that Life is Strange: Real Color styles will certainly be established by Deck 9, which likewise serviced Life Is Strange: Prior To the Tornado.
That by itself does not stop Dontnod from ever before returning to Life Is Weird, however, a minimum of in the meantime, even more Life Is Weird isn’t in the workshop’s strategies.
Head of releasing Xavier Spinat included promptly after, “Yet we are taking a look at what’s occurring, naturally. Due to the fact that our followers are taking a look at it, therefore we are taking a look at it.”.
Guilbert clarified better on the relevance of Dontnod having its very own video games, connecting it right into various other subjects we attended to throughout the meeting like the workshop’s lasting security. He likewise spoke about Dontnod’s decision to continue to be independent as well as not have its profile affected by outdoors content choices.
” We assume that this is something actually vital for the business, for the possession of the groups, as well as for the future of Dontnod,” he stated. “This is our worth for the following [few] years. So we made a decision to currently establish IP [that is] completely or a minimum of partly possessed[by Dontnod] So this is actually our approach.
” We remain to deal with Emphasis Residence Interactive. We deal with them on Vampyr. We remain to deal with them on Task 8[Dontnod’s internal name for one of its upcoming games] So of course, we are viewed as the Life is Weird workshop, however I wish that in the future we’ll be seen like– we can not disclose the titles for our following video game, however allowed’s say Task 9, Task 10, Task 11. Or Dontnod Task 1.”.
Previously this year, Dontnod introduced it was working with a brand-new franchise business in collaboration with Tencent after Tencent got a minority risk in the business. In overall, the workshop has 7 jobs in the jobs– 6 inside, as well as one it is releasing for independent designer PortaPlay.
Rebekah Valentine is an information press reporter for IGN. You can discover her on Twitter @duckvalentine.