Bloober Staff CEO Piotr Babieno opened up about how the horror studio might’ve labored with the Noticed as an alternative of Blair Witch, however the latter’s universe match extra with making one thing new.
Whereas talking with IGN at Polish video games convention, Digital Dragons, the studio head defined how Lionsgate match their curiosity since they didn’t need a sport to coincide with a brand new movie launch or limit the sport’s story to a particular plot line, not like different licensors. As a substitute, they successfully handed off a listing of their horror IPs to Bloober and let it choose anybody it wished.
Noticed, which is unquestionably extra fashionable than Blair Witch, was on the checklist, however the studio felt that it will be a greater match for them since they might mildew one thing new out of it and as such, 2019’s Blair Witch was born. This isn’t even a one-off factor for the studio, both, as loads of others have come ahead making an attempt to work with them on a brand new horror sport, solely to get rejected since Bloober’s already acquired a full plate.
The studio’s acquired one mission with Non-public Division and one other with Konami, which many count on to be a brand new Silent Hill entry. On prime of that, additionally they have a 3rd sport in pre-production.