StudioMDHR has been engaged on Cuphead in a method or different for over a decade now. With Scrumptious Final Course imminent, although, StudioMDHR has to look towards the long run. Might there be extra Cuphead after Cuphead?
In keeping with Maja Moldenhauer, StudioMDHR started working on Scrumptious Final Course as a result of it nonetheless had left loads of Cuphead on the reducing room flooring after the primary time round. Components comparable to a playable Miss Chalice, and plenty of of Scrumptious Final Course’s new bosses, have been concepts born in the course of the unique sport’s growth that wanted the additional time of a DLC to see the sunshine of day.
However now, with Scrumptious Final Course wrapped, Moldenhauer says there’s nothing left sitting on a drafting board someplace. “We received all of it in.”
So the place does that depart StudioMDHR, a studio that has been about nothing however Cuphead since 2010? Moldenhauer confirms that whereas that is certainly the tip of Cuphead ‘Don’t Deal With the Satan,’ it’s definitely not the tip for the studio’s work. She isn’t giving specifics simply but about whether or not or not the sentient consuming vessels will return sooner or later, however she did supply one clue:
“The sky is the restrict,” she says. “We now have a number of concepts in our head when it comes to the place we need to go, what we need to do. I’ll say that we love 2D animation. We love pencil to paper, however past that, it may well go anyplace.”
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No matter Moldenhauer has up her sleeve, it’s going to doubtless take fairly some time earlier than we see it given the lengthy growth cycle of each Cuphead and Scrumptious Final Course – a truth Moldenhauer isn’t too involved about, so long as it means the workforce at StudioMDHR is taken care of.
For extra Cuphead forward of its Scrumptious Final Course on June 30, 2022, take a look at our critiques of the unique sport and the Netflix present, aptly titled, The Cuphead Present!.
Rebekah Valentine is a information reporter for IGN. You’ll find her on Twitter @duckvalentine.