Musician Raphael Saadiq, one of many co-founders of online game developer Illfonic LLC, has revealed that his studio is at the moment engaged on a Ghostbusters recreation.
As noticed by ResetEra consumer chairhome, Saadiq made the announcement throughout a Questlove Supreme podcast final week. Speaking about Illfonic’s tasks, he talked about Friday the thirteenth: The Recreation, final yr’s Predator: Searching Grounds, and a Ghostbusters recreation in growth “proper now.”
Since Illfonic’s final two video games are PlayStation console-exclusives (Predator: Searching Grounds and Arcadegeddon) and Sony owns the Ghostbusters franchise, there’s hypothesis that the upcoming title will likely be a PlayStation console-exclusive as effectively. Nevertheless, there was no indication about this from Saadiq and he made no remark aside from revealing that Ghostbusters is in growth.
That mentioned, Sony’s possession of Ghostbusters ought to be a aid for Illfonic. Friday the thirteenth: The Recreation met an unlucky finish after years of authorized battles between writer Gun Media and franchise screenwriter, Victor Miller. The battle didn’t finish in Gun Media’s favor, leading to growth being ceased and servers being shut down.
“Your complete license is at the moment below a authorized microscope,” the corporate instructed disillusioned followers again in 2018. “We want this was a extra clear-cut, black and white situation, however it isn’t. There’s a number of grey. We hope that within the close to future extra authorized readability will happen, however this isn’t Gun’s name.”
We’ll replace our readers when Illfonic’s Ghostbusters is formally introduced. Within the meantime, you may take a look at 2019’s Ghostbusters: The Video Recreation Remastered.
[Source: Questlove Supreme via ResetEra]