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Weird West - top-down action-RPG immersive sim from Arkane founder Raf Colantonio

Discussion in 'General RPG Discussion' started by conan_edw, Nov 20, 2019.

  1. conan_edw Savant Patron

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    Grab the Codex by the pussy
    https://wolfeye-studios.com/games/weird-west





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  2. LESS T_T Prestigious Gentleman Arcane

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    New game will be announced at The Game Awards.

    Re-joined by another Arkane fellow Julien Roby: https://www.gamesindustry.biz/artic...aunch-wolfeye-a-small-studio-making-big-games

     
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  3. vortex Fabulous Optimist

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    Arx fatalis 2 or something like that is no-brainer to do.

    inb4, Arx Fatalis but open world

    [​IMG]
     
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  4. LESS T_T Prestigious Gentleman Arcane

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    More interviews.

    WolfEye Studios is Arkane founder Raphaël Colantonio’s new game dev shop https://venturebeat.com/2019/11/20/...lantonio-and-dishonored-producer-julien-roby/

    “When a game is successful, it’s a miracle”: Arkane founder Raphael Colantonio opens new studio and vows to fight industry trends https://www.vg247.com/2019/11/20/wolfeye-raphael-colantonio-interview/

    Arkane founder and former executive producer team up to form WolfEye Studios https://gamedaily.biz/article/1411/...tive-producer-team-up-to-form-wolfeye-studios
     
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  5. Tito Anic Magister Shitposter

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    Please Arx Fatalis 2 but not animu
     
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  6. LESS T_T Prestigious Gentleman Arcane

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    https://wolfeye-studios.com/

    "WEIRD WEST", trademark applied by WolfEye Studios last year: http://tsdr.uspto.gov/#caseNumber=88205388&caseType=SERIAL_NO&searchType=statusSearch

    That's pretty straightforward title, huh.
     
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  7. Don Peste Arcane

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    The Prince of Failure is back, boys!!

    :yeah:
     
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  8. LESS T_T Prestigious Gentleman Arcane

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    They'll show gameplay:

     
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  9. Morgoth Arcane Patron

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    Raf & Co. have my full customer loyalty, but this better not come with shitty 8-bit hipster graphics and polygonal faces and shit.
     
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  10. MuscleSpark Savant Patron

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    :bounce:
     
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  11. Life Coach beer can Patron

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    Weird West is exciting.
     
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  12. Belegarsson Think about hairy dwarfs all the time ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°) Patron

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    Nah it's just a survival game starring shrunken kids where you fight bugs in a backyard.
     
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  13. CyberModuled Learned

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    Certainly ambitious of them to do a video game adaption of peak Spaghetti Western

    [​IMG]

    (in all seriousness, with all constraints removed based on their statements, hope for the best for em)
     
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  14. toro Arcane

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    arx fatalis 2
     
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  15. Morgoth Arcane Patron

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    Owned by Bethesda.
     
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  16. conan_edw Savant Patron

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    Grab the Codex by the pussy
    He did an AMA one year ago and I think he ruled out the possibility of an Arx Fatalis 2, he could change his mind though.
     
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  17. toro Arcane

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    Arx Fatalis or Ultima spiritual successor is the same to me.
     
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  18. vortex Fabulous Optimist

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    Colantonio knows guys at Bethesda. That wouldn't be much of a problem for him.
    Weird west Dishonored is very interesting thing.
     
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  19. RoSoDude Prestigious Gentleman Arcane

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    DESIGN IS LAW, motherfuckers.

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    (To be clear, I am rooting for Raph and co. here. Ion Storm's problem was mismanagement, not their company mantra with which I fundamentally agree)
     
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  20. SpaceWizardz Learned

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    1000 hours in MSpaint:
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    huh finally something to look forward to at TGA
     
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  22. Morgoth Arcane Patron

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    You haven't heard of the (in)famous Zionmax lawyer cadre then.

    Absolutely.
     
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  23. skacky Prestigious Gentleman 3D Realms Developer

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    Very happy about this. Raphaël Colantonio is one of the most talented creative leads out there.
     
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  24. Avonaeon Logic Artists Developer

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    He hit the nail on the head.
     
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  25. Viata Arcane

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    inb4 the game is just another generic AAA game. :shitposting:
     
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