Dontnod Leisure has introduced that it has begun hiring builders for a brand new IP at its recently-established Montreal studio.
We first heard concerning the Montreal studio again in Might, however it was unclear on the time whether or not Dontnod’s “new mission” was an current or new IP. In a press launch confirming that the mission is a brand new IP, Dontnod revealed that the Montreal studio is being led by Life is Unusual govt producer and co-creator Luc Baghadoust and Michel Koch.
Following the press launch, Eurogamer reached out to Dontnod to quiz the developer about the way forward for Life is Unusual. Baghadoust and Koch offered the next assertion in response:
The groups at Dontnod and us are grateful to have had the prospect of bringing Life is Unusual video games to life, by tales we had deeply at coronary heart and which created such an expensive neighborhood of gamers all over the world. It doesn’t imply we is not going to proceed engaged on the Life is Unusual franchise sooner or later however now we have additionally some new thrilling concepts we need to discover and that we hope will please all of our Life is Unusual neighborhood and followers.
Dontnod stated that its presence in Montreal is a vital step ahead for progress.
“With the formation of a brand new crew on one other continent, we’re writing a brand new web page of Dontnod’s historical past,” stated Koch. “It’s additionally a brand new starting for brand new characters and authentic tales that we hope will contact and encourage many gamers all over the world.”
We’ll replace our readers when now we have extra details about the brand new IP.