Something Wicked Games, a brand new Washington D.C.-based game studio based by former Bethesda, Obsidian, and BioWare builders, debuted a teaser trailer at Gamescom Opening Night Live for his or her upcoming Wyrdsong game.

The firm’s CEO and Founder is Jeff Gardiner, who labored at Bethesda for fifteen years on video games like The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, Fallout 3, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Fallout 4, and Fallout 76. He stated in an announcement:

Our aim with Something Wicked Games is to make the most of our independence and inventive autonomy to create the following evolution of open world RPGs. Our first undertaking, Wyrdsong, has been my dream game for a while now, and I’m thrilled to lastly share it as we speak.

The roster additionally consists of Co-Founder and Design Director Charles Staples, an Obsidian veteran who labored on Alpha Protocol, Fallout: New Vegas, South Park: The Stick of Truth, and The Outer Worlds.

Something Wicked Games is at the moment slightly small at fifteen builders, having been established solely a couple of 12 months in the past. That stated, they already obtained $13.2 million in seed funding from NetEase and are planning to develop their staff as much as 65-70 builders. Wyrdsong is alleged to be an open world triple-A roleplaying game with an occult historic fantasy vibe. It’s set in a fictionalized Portugal throughout the Middle Ages.

Players can be challenged to query each their actuality and the alternatives they make as Wyrdsong is about to develop, query, and re-define elements of what makes up the present Role Playing Game style. 

There is not any present launch date for Wyrdsong, and chances are high that we’ll have to attend a number of years earlier than enjoying it, however we’ll keep watch over any rumors, leaks, and information within the meantime.

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