Days Gone 2 not taking place.
Naughty Dog is dealing with a The Last of Us remake, according to a brand-new report.
Bloomberg stated this task remained in advancement at an unnanounced brand-new studio produced within its obscure San Diego-based Visual Arts Service Group, however was handed to Naughty Dog after Sony had a modification of mind.
Meanwhile, Days Gone 2 isn’t taking place. Bloomberg stated designer Sony Bend unsuccessfully pitched the follow up in 2019. “Although the very first video game had actually paid, its advancement had actually been prolonged and crucial reception was blended, so a Days Gone 2 wasn’t viewed as a practical choice,” Bloomberg’s Jason Schreier reported.
A group within Sony Bend is now assisting Naughty Dog with a multiplayer video game. A junior varsity within Sony Bend was appointed to deal with a brand-new Uncharted video game “with guidance from Naughty Dog”, however this is no longer taking place and Sony Bend is now dealing with a brand-new video game of its own.
“Bend’s designers feared they may be soaked up into Naughty Dog, and the studio’s management asked to be removed the Uncharted task,” Bloomberg stated. “They got their dream last month and are now dealing with a brand-new video game of their own.”
Bloomberg contextualises these advancements as “Sony’s fascination with hits”, which is “stirring discontent” at PlayStation’s studios. The management of the brand-new studio at first dealing with The Last of Us remake have actually dissolved. Some personnel at Sony Bend, consisting of leading leads, were dissatisfied with being appointed the Uncharted video game and left. The idea is Sony is no longer thinking about taking imaginative threats, and rather has a “fixation on groups that produce hits”. Sony’s current reorganisation of its Japan studio – and subsequent personnel exodus – tallies with this method.
Along with word Days Gone had actually not been cherished enough to get a follow up, GamingOverpowered had actually found out about the now-scuppered prepare for a brand-new Uncharted video game at Sony Bend, which was set to be a brand-new chapter in the series apart rather from Naughty Dog’s previous video games. One individual acquainted with strategies informed us it had actually been planned as something of a reboot for the franchise, with one concept being for a prequel, prior to Sony Bend left the task.