After promoting over 3.5 million copies of Portal Knights, what’s indie developer Eager Video games going to do subsequent? Make an excellent larger recreation, that’s what.
Eager Video games introduced that it’s engaged on a “non secular successor” to Portal Knights that’s much less cartoony and extra “grown-up.” This unnamed title is an open world multiplayer sandbox that not solely permits gamers to go on improbable adventures however construct up their very own kingdom as properly. At present, the studio is concentrating on 2023 for this recreation’s launch.
The studio’s in a position to make this huge step ahead because of a $10 million funding from Hiro Capital and Tencent Supporting. Eager Video games mentioned that it’s utilizing a few of these funds to rent extra builders for its subsequent venture.
“We’re extremely excited to begin a model new chapter for Eager Video games with the event of our subsequent title and transition to a self-publishing studio,” mentioned CEO Jan Joeckel.
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https://massivelyop.com/2021/07/20/portal-knights-studio-gets-10m-investment-to-make-open-world-sandbox/ | Portal Knights studio will get $10M funding to make open-world sandbox