Motorstorm Recreation Director Matt Southern has joined Firesprite Video games as a Recreation Director on an unknown title. Nonetheless, as Southern has left Lucid Video games, rumors are that he has joined Firesprite as Recreation Director on the Twisted Metal reboot that was transferred between the 2 studios on the finish of final 12 months.
Why Southern is engaged on the Twisted Steel reboot
Southern had been working at Lucid Video games since 2019 as a Recreation Director on their free-to-play vehicular fight title Destruction AllStars. The studio had additionally been reported to have been engaged on an “unannounced first-party flagship AAA IP for the PlayStation 5” that many had claimed was the Twisted Steel reboot, however this was all of the sudden and unexpectedly transferred to Firesprite on the finish of final 12 months. Southern has seemingly adopted the reboot to its new developer, though as ResetEra member Toumari noticed, he has solely confirmed on his LinkedIn profile that he’s a Recreation Director on an unspecified venture. Sony has but to formally announce a brand new title within the Twisted Steel franchise.
His earlier work additionally contains 4 of the 5 Motorstorm video games, beginning on Motorstorm as Product Supervisor and ending as a Studio Recreation Director on Motorstorm R.C. He stayed at Sony Laptop Leisure to work on Evolution Studios’ final title, DriveClub, earlier than the studio was closed by Sony. Whereas there have been stints at Ripstone and Mint Video games creating titles in different genres, he returned to vehicular fight titles when he joined Lucid Video games.
In different information, the continued scarcity of elements to make PS5 consoles has reportedly resulted in Sony continuing production of their PS4 consoles. Elsewhere, the newest Name of Obligation: Vanguard replace has launched an Attack on Titan crossover with a brand new costume, weapons and ending transfer.