A brand new South Park sport is in improvement, seemingly for consoles and PC. As noticed by ComingSoon, the sport’s existence was revealed via a job advert for a Lead Degree Designer at Query, the developer behind puzzle title The Magic Circle and co-op survival horror The Blackout Membership, and it will likely be their greatest title but.
Why the brand new South Park sport may have multiplayer
The job itemizing asks for the candidate to ideally have expertise with “console improvement on any fashionable system”, reminiscent of PS5, PS4, Xbox Collection X|S, Xbox One, or PC. It appears like the sport can be concentrating on these platforms though nothing has been confirmed. The “new online game set on the earth of South Park” can be constructed on Unreal Engine 4 and can seemingly function some type of multiplayer, seeing because the candidate should have both shipped a multiplayer sport as a senior degree designer or have an analogous expertise.
Little else is understood in regards to the sport proper now, though South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone had already revealed they have been creating “a 3D video game that is set in the world of South Park” at an unknown developer. We’re assuming these are the identical sport.
If Query looks like an odd alternative of studio on the floor, their workforce is made up of ex-AAA builders who’ve labored on initiatives like South Park: The Stick of Fact, and South Park: Fractured However Entire beforehand, so the workforce has the pedigree to do justice to the mission. Different titles the workforce has labored on embrace Thief: Lethal Shadows, BioShock, BioShock 2, BioShock Infinite, and Dishonored.
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