Metroid Dread developer MercurySteam announces the next game, codenamed Project Iron
If you’re wondering what the MercurySteam developer is up to, Metroid dread is available on Nintendo Switch, it looks like a brand new game is already under development.
The Spanish studio teams up with Digital Bros and its publishing arm 505 Games to create a new game, codenamed “Iron Project“It is described as a new third-person RPG set in a dark fantasy world.
The title will receive a “multi-platform global release”, and the initial investment in the development of the project will amount to 27 million euros. Along with this, “the intellectual property of the game belongs to Digital Bros. and MercurySteam through the MSE & DB SL joint venture under Spanish law. “
Here’s what the co-CEOs of Digital Bros said about the announcement:
“We are thrilled to be working with the team at MercurySteam, a proven studio that has created many phenomenal IPs over the years, including the recent hit Metroid Dread in partnership with Nintendo. With the creative vision and talent of MercurySteam and the vast experience of 505 Games, gamers can look forward to a high quality, fun and engaging video game. ”
MercurySteam recently released a series of patches for Metroid Dread on Nintendo Switch.
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