Neil Druckmann confirmed at Summer season Sport Fest 2022 that he’s engaged on a brand new sport, hinting at a brand new venture for his studio Naughty Canine. The revelation got here on the tail finish of the occasion, which noticed Druckmann announce The Final of Us Half 1 for PS5 (although not earlier than the sport sadly leaked on-line).
What’s Naughty Canine’s new sport?
Summer season Sport Fest host Geoff Keighley requested Druckmann if he was nonetheless engaged on video games throughout his look on the present, to which the Naughty Canine lead stated that he hadn’t given up his “day job.” When pressed additional, he confirmed that he has a brand new venture within the works, although it was too early to stipulate what he has been engaged on.
Druckmann had beforehand teased that loads of tasks had been within the works, posting job listings again in February hinting at Naughty Canine’s upcoming video games. It’s unknown if the Naughty Canine staff is engaged on one thing acquainted, akin to a brand new entry within the Uncharted sequence, or a model new IP altogether, however Druckmann’s feedback throughout Summer season Sport Fest’s closing moments at the least affirm that one thing new is coming that we don’t already find out about.
We’re rising! Come be a part of us and work on 🤫, 🤐, and 🤭! https://t.co/rKL3u4iZaq
— Neil Druckmann (@Neil_Druckmann) February 4, 2022
A cryptic revelation, then, however actually a welcome one for Naughty Canine followers. Druckmann additionally revealed that extra info relating to the extremely anticipated TLoU on-line sport could be revealed subsequent 12 months, earlier than exhibiting off idea artwork for the upcoming multiplayer launch. This was on prime of the trailer for The Final of Us Half 1, which had leaked forward of the present a lot to the frustration of each Druckmann and Keighley.
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