New TimeSplitters game in development, Free Radical Design reformed – Polygon1 min read

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The TimeSplitters series is formally returning. Publisher Deep Silver announced Wednesday that a new video game in the time-traveling shooter series is in development at freshly reformed Free Radical Design, the initial studio behind the TimeSplitters games.
Free Radical Design founders Steve Ellis and David Doak, developers and designers of the original TimeSplitters and co-directors of 2005s TimeSplitters: Future Perfect, have actually reunited to reconstruct the studio. Ellis joined THQ Nordic, now called Embracer Group, in 2019 “to help plot the future course for [the TimeSplitters] franchise.”
” To lastly have the ability to verify that the studio has been formed which we have a plan for the next TimeSplitters game is amazing,” Ellis, Free Radicals studio advancement director, stated in a declaration. “While we can not inform you anything more at the minute, we eagerly anticipate sharing information in the future.”
Deep Silver said the studio “will commence development on the next TimeSplitters video game in the coming months” and is presently building out its Nottingham-based team. Deep Silver owner Koch Media, part of Embracer Group, acquired the TimeSplitters intellectual home in 2018 from its previous owner Crytek (which acquired it from THQs insolvency auction).
The initial TimeSplitters was launched in 2000 for PlayStation 2. Two follows up, TimeSplitters 2 and TimeSplitters: Future Perfect, followed. A 4th game and numerous remakes and remasters were prepared but never concerned fruition.

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