According to a recent investor presentation, the developer of DC Universe Online dimensional ink studio but work “A massively multiplayer online game based on the Marvel license.”
As Eurogamer told us and saw miller on twitter, this new MMO from Dimensional Inc. studios within Daybreak Games was announced during parent company Enad Global 7’s Q3 2021 financial report as one of their “long-term” projects. That means we won’t see it before 2023 at the earliest.
We also learn that this unannounced Marvel MMO “will be directed by Jack Emmert, who designed and oversaw City of Heroes, and currently directs the DCUO.” ,
No further details are available, but it’s important to note that Daybreak Game Company was rumored to be working on a Marvel MMO a few years back, and which was reportedly canceled, resulting in layoffs in 2018.
Before the project was canceled by Microsoft in 2008, Jack Emmert already had a history with the world of Marvel through Cryptic Studios (City of Heroes), the company he co-founded and which founded Marvel in 2006. Worked at Universe Online.
There are other interesting details in the presentation, including the fact that in anticipation of release The Lord of the Rings Online will receive “a major graphics update that aims to improve it visually, modernize the experience, and release on consoles”. for” would be. Lord of the Rings series from Amazon.
DC Universe Online, which recently celebrated its 10th anniversary, will see “an investment in a graphics update as well as its biggest content expansion for 2023.”
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