Metro developer 4A Games has addressed a neighborhood impatient for a brand new hardcore post-apocalyptic shooter.
One of a number of games announced for the Oculus Touch controllers, Arktika.1 appears to be the payoff of those sci-fi teases 4A Games made recently.
It’s thrilling to suppose what this proficient studio would possibly do in VR, however some Metro followers are dissatisfied to not hear of a sequel – and people who aren’t eager on VR for no matter motive are much more perturbed.
In an open letter revealed on the 4A Games website, inventive director Andriy “Prof” Prokhorov addressed these considerations
“It’s clear that some of you really like the look of ARKTIKA.1, and we’ll talk about that a bit more below – but we also see some of you were… maybe a bit disappointed,” he wrote.
“Perhaps you prefer traditional PC / console games, and maybe you were hoping we’d announce… something else! So let me say again – ARKTIKA.1 is one of TWO projects in development right now.”
That’s about as shut as you’ll get to affirmation that “something else” – a Metro sequel – is on the playing cards.
Prokhorov stated that 4A Games has a a lot greater group in its Malta studio than again within the outdated digs within the Ukraine, so Arktika.1 is “not holding the other project up” – it’s simply “not ready to talk about the other project” but.
So don’t really feel too hostile in the direction of Arktika.1: it’s not standing between you and a non-VR Metro recreation.
Prokhorov additionally wrote slightly on why 4A Games is so excited to with with VR, and the way it strains up with the studio’s aim of constructing really immersive video games. Hit the hyperlink above for the total factor.