In a retrospective cataloguing its achievements over its 23-year historical past, Heavy Rain and Detroit: Turn out to be Human developer Quantic Dream has revealed its plans to turn into fully unbiased and shift in direction of self-publishing.
The studio has been outlined in the newest generations as a associate to Sony, growing PlayStation exclusives throughout each the PS2 and PS3. Extra not too long ago, lots of Quantic Desires’ video games have began showing on PC, because the studio strikes in direction of publishing its personal video games and empowering different builders to strategy it for publishing wants.
“This new enterprise will enable us to make selections in whole independence, and to deal with the technological and strategic alternatives of next-generation platforms,” the press launch reads. “It would additionally enable us to assist different builders, by offering funding and growth assist, in order that they’ll totally specific their abilities. We need to assist creators of authentic initiatives and assist them, in flip, to attain their imaginative and prescient and provide high quality, ground-breaking experiences.”
Quantic Dream hasn’t detailed any future initiatives but, having simply ported quite a lot of its video games to the Epic Video games Retailer, together with Detroit: Turn out to be Human, Past: Two Souls, and Heavy Rain. Its independence signifies that any future titles will seemingly not be unique to any platform too, leaving the door open to Quantic Dream publishing video games for Xbox for the primary time for the reason that authentic Xbox.