Sony Bend Studio, the workers behind Days Gone, is in the intervening time working on a new IP. It’s unknown exactly what kind of recreation will in all probability be, nonetheless, we did get a hint that it might operate in an open world.
This data comes from using Head of PlayStation Worldwide Studios Hermen Hulst, as a a part of an interview on the Official PlayStation Podcast, along with a publish on the PlayStation Blog. Rather a lot was talked about, along with the delay of the next God of War recreation and affirmation that it’ll appear on PS4, along with Gran Turismo 7 and the reveal that Bend Studio is the reality is working on a new endeavor.
In regard to Sony Bend, Hulst talked about: “Bend Studio is working on a very exciting new IP that they’re very, very passionate about. They’re building on the deep open-world systems that they developed with Days Gone. So I’m really happy for Bend Studio.”
This is especially thrilling data as many individuals have been uncertain what the best way ahead for Bend Studio would seem like following the reveal that a Days Gone sequel had not been greenlighted by Sony. Despite Days Gone selling appreciably, it wasn’t the smash-hit Sony hoped for compared with exclusives like Marvel’s Spider-Man, God of War, Bloodborne, and Horizon Zero Dawn.
During the dialogue, Hulst moreover confirmed that the brand new IP is important to Sony. “New IP is the lifeblood of gaming,” Hulst talked about. “But new IP is just one aspect of our strategy. Ultimately, I want PlayStation Studios to be fiercely daring, to take risks.”
Considering Days Gone shipped in 2019, it’s unlikely we’ll see Bend Studio’s new recreation in 2021, however, it might very nicely be on monitor for launch inside a subsequent couple of years.