On the finish of final month, a voice-acting casting script seemingly leaked particulars of a brand new Tomb Raider recreation at present codenamed Project Jawbreaker, and a DMCA from Sq. Enix appears to recommend it could be actual. Final Stand Media, who leaked the script on a podcast, has obtained the discover from Sq. Enix demanding the episode that includes the leaked script be eliminated.
A DMCA for the Undertaking Jawbreaker script
The Undertaking Jawbreaker script was initially leaked on a Sacred Symbols podcast from Final Stand Media. In a brand new video, as noticed by VGC, podcast host Colin Moriarty explains how Patreon obtained a DMCA from writer Sq. Enix and developer Crystal Dynamics asking them to inform Final Stand Media to take away the offending podcast episode. Sq. Enix remains to be concerned within the dispute regardless of the proposed sale of Crystal Dynamics to Embracer Group as a result of that sale remains to be to be finalized and so they technically nonetheless personal each Crystal Dynamics and the Tomb Raider IP.
The existence of the DMCA from the 2 firms appears to recommend the script had info inside that was not meant for public consumption and that there could also be some component of reality that Undertaking Jawbreaker is probably the brand new Tomb Raider recreation that was announced back in April. The script describes the brand new recreation as “an action-adventure recreation set in a modern-day world rocked by a mysterious cataclysm.” Whereas the staff hasn’t fully eliminated the episode from Patreon, they’ve now put up a newly edited model that doesn’t function the Undertaking Jawbreaker script studying. Those that wish to take heed to the unique model can nonetheless discover it on Apple Podcasts and Youtube.
In different information, EA has confirmed that single-player video games are nonetheless “really, really important” of their future plans. Elsewhere, Useless Island 2 could also be getting a re-reveal at The Game Awards.