Dontnod Leisure to Publish New Title from PortaPlay
Dontnod Leisure, French unbiased video video games writer and developer, and PortaPlay, Danish video games improvement studio, have introduced their collaboration on an upcoming co-production.
Primarily based in Copenhagen, PortaPlay studio consists of an skilled workforce of about ten folks. PortaPlay is presently creating an authentic creation, which is in keeping with the editorial imaginative and prescient and values of Dontnod. These values federate a broad viewers and resonate with a really dedicated neighborhood of players around the globe.
To help its ambitions as a writer, Dontnod introduced final yr the strengthening of its know-how by opening departments devoted to Publishing and Advertising. These two new departments allow Dontnod to help future recreation releases, be it self-published or developed by exterior studios.
This future recreation would be the first title printed by Dontnod whereas developed by an exterior studio. As a part of this partnership, Dontnod will present PortaPlay with its information and expertise acquired from earlier titles, in an effort to help this future creation.
Xavier Spinat, Head of Publishing at Dontnod, mentioned: “As a writer, we need to provide gamers experiences which are each accessible to the broader viewers, whereas setting the bar excessive relating to themes and high quality of design. From our first discussions with PortaPlay, it grew to become clear to us that co-producing and publishing this authentic creation would enable us to increase our portfolio with a recreation complementary to our in-house productions, whereas remaining true to our DNA. We will deliver to our accomplice our know-how and our information of the market, in keeping with our communities’ expectations.”
Hans von Knut Skovfoged, Head of Improvement at PortaPlay, mentioned: “We really feel known as to work on video games with that means. Video games combining strong recreation mechanics and storytelling – about people in disaster conditions tackling ethical dilemmas. This new partnership is thus a terrific alternative to us. Not solely does it give us the chance to speak with all of the followers of Dontnod’s improbable catalogue of video games, however it additionally permits us to work with a few of the greatest minds on this subject – to assist us enhance our recreation and provides the gamers the best expertise attainable!”
Extra details about this collaboration and the upcoming recreation will likely be revealed quickly.