Child of Light creator Patrick Plourde is teasing a brand new crossover title. Whereas Aurora and Igniculus shall be getting one other journey, it received’t be via Youngster of Mild 2 as Plourde additionally confirmed that whereas the sport was written, it didn’t be greenlit.
The teasing started when Plourde tweeted that Youngster of Mild protagonist Aurora and her firefly companion Igniculus can be getting a brand new recreation and it had acquired the ultimate approval from Ubisoft. Extra particulars on the sport are anticipated to be revealed subsequent yr.
— Patrick Plourde (@patrick_plourde) November 24, 2021
Followers began to turn out to be excited a couple of potential sequel. Youngster of Mild 2 was initially teased back in 2018 when Plourde shared a photograph of the unique Youngster of Mild engaged on the Nintendo Swap. Within the background might be seen a script for Youngster of Mild 2. Nonetheless, Plourde had some dangerous information. Whereas the doc within the photograph was certainly the script for a sequel, the sport was by no means greenlit by Ubisoft because the writer started to maneuver away from making smaller video games.
This new journey shall be a “crossover recreation” that continues Aurora’s story that follows on after the occasions of Youngster of Mild after she returns to Lemuria via the mirror. The sport won’t be developed by the identical staff at Ubisoft Montreal, although. It can as a substitute be developed by “devs that additionally love the IP.”
And the piece of paper with the CoL2 story was actual within the sense that we wrote the sequel, it’s not only a cowl web page. However the recreation was not greenlit.
— Patrick Plourde (@patrick_plourde) November 25, 2021
The affirmation of a crossover recreation means it’s extra than simply the live-action Child of Light television show that was additionally talked about in 2018 however by no means appeared to return to fruition both. Some imagine the crossover shall be an look in Bloodstained: Ritual of the Evening, however Plourde makes this sound like a very new recreation somewhat than a cameo look in an present title. Regardless of the recreation seems to be, we’ll be studying extra about it in 2022.