Rumors of a brand new open world Midnight Membership recreation have began after job listings had been noticed at Take-Two Interactive developer Visual Concepts. A number of positions are open for work on an “unannounced open world driving recreation with a significant license”, and lots of are hoping it will imply a Midnight Membership revival.
Might this be a Midnight Membership recreation?
The “open world driving recreation with a significant license” is a AAA title that’s “focused at a number of platforms”. Additional listings, as noticed by ResetEra, point out consoles like PlayStation, Xbox and Nintendo. The sport will likely be constructed on Unreal engine and may have a side of on-line multiplayer, seeing as one of many job listings needs to make sure “the second to second networked multiplayer expertise is the most effective it may be”. Followers are hoping all the above components and the latest assertion from Take-Two Interactive’s CEO that they’ve “sequels to many of our beloved franchises” in improvement imply a Midnight Membership recreation is certainly in progress.
There are additionally a number of the reason why the sport will not be prone to be a revival of the Midnight Membership franchise, although. Firstly, whereas Visible Ideas is a Take-Two Interactive studio, it belongs to 2K reasonably than Rockstar, the latter of which personal the Midnight Membership IP. Even when an settlement may have been reached between the 2 corporations, it’s additionally unlikely Rockstar would entrust considered one of their beloved IPs to a developer that hasn’t made a racing recreation earlier than. Lastly, one other of the itemizing describes the sport as “enjoyable for all ages”; Midnight Membership’s ESRB ranking by no means dipped under Everybody 10+. The sport has been in development since 2019. Hopefully the sport be introduced quickly so we will all see for ourselves.
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