System Shock 3 director already engaged on a brand new IP

OtherSide Entertainment, the studio behind the upcoming System Shock 3, has introduced that it has a model new IP in growth, with studio director Warren Spector main the venture. However, Spector can be meant to be directing System Shock 3, so this information probably doesn’t bode nicely for the lengthy awaited three-quel.

System Shock 3 was introduced again in 2015, however little or no info has been shared on it since. The final anybody heard of it was when Tencent acquired growth rights in 2020, though it was implied that OtherSide Entertainment would nonetheless be concerned with the venture.

OtherSide’s announcement made no point out of System Shock 3. Unless Spector is pulling double obligation, it’s straightforward to take a position that System Shock 3 isn’t in a very good place, if not outright deserted. The game remains to be talked about on the studio’s web site, however there have been no updates since 2019. There’s presupposed to be a remake of the primary System Shock as nicely, with Nightdive Studios creating it. This one seems to be faring higher, with it presently slated to really launch later this 12 months.

As for the brand new IP, OtherSide describes it as an “immersive simulation” and shared a bit of paintings (through Gematsu), which means that it’s a fantasy game of some variety and will primarily (or a minimum of partially) happen underwater.

System Shock 3 director already engaged on a brand new IP
Image through OtherSide Entertainment

“It feels great to be working with a talented team on a new title and new IP,” says Spector, who beforehand directed the unique Deus Ex and Epic Mickey. “Fans of my work already know what to expect: an immersive world and engaging narrative that players will directly impact through their choices and playstyles. We are still in early development and are looking forward to sharing more information soon!”