The new game is described only as “an online multiplayer title based on new IP”, and no release date or other details are given at the time of writing. Amazon points out that the game is just one of “several unannounced projects that are currently under development”
“Based on eight years of experience with Siege, we are excited to start with a blank page and the creative freedom to create a completely unique multiplayer experience,” said Xavier Marquis, Creative Director at Amazon’s studio in Montreal. “From our first discussion, we felt a real connection with the people at Amazon Games, their approach to gaming and the vast amount of knowledge, expertise and technology available there. a studio with them. ”
Amazon’s current CEO Andy Jassy recently promised his support for the company’s gaming division. This renewed support comes after reported internal battles in Amazon Game Studios.
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