‘A number of’ video games within the SteamWorld collection are at the moment in improvement on the developer now beforehand referred to as Picture & Kind.
Introduced on the Picture & Kind Twitter account, the developer introduced that not only one, however a number of new SteamWorld video games are within the works. Picture & Kind additionally introduced that it was formally rebranding as Thunderful Video games, bringing it nearer in line to it s dad or mum firm:
Howdy! We’re thrilled to share that a number of new SteamWorld video games are within the making!
With this in thoughts, we’ll dedicate this area to SteamWorld video games outdated and new! Picture & Kind is @ThunderfulGames these days. Similar of us, new title! Observe us there for information on The Gunk and extra video games! pic.twitter.com/FQPpXS1t9i
— Picture & Kind is residence Questing! (@ImageForm) May 12, 2021
In 2018, Thunderful Games was founded to deliver collectively indie studios Picture & Kind and Zoink Video games beneath one umbrella. Then, in 2020, Thunderful Video games additionally acquired Coatsink, creators of Jurassic World Aftermath and Esper. Now Picture & Kind itself has turn into Thunderful Video games, with the corporate assuring followers that it is the “Similar of us, new title!”
The subsequent sport to return out from Picture & Kind / Thunderful Video games shall be The Gunk, exclusively for Xbox Series consoles, scheduled for later this 12 months.
Picture & Kind constructed its fame engaged on video games for Nintendo platforms, with SteamWorld Tower Protection launching on DSiWare in 2010. However the collection has since grown to turn into a well-liked and recognised franchise, spawning SteamWorld Dig, Dig 2, Heist, and Quest – and has shipped video games on just about all main platforms. Whereas the video games themselves differ wildly, all of them are adventures led by charming, steam-powered robots, with the newest sport, SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech, launching in 2019.
While we don’t but know what the brand new SteamWorld video games shall be, Picture & Kind has tried its hand at every part from tower defense, to platformers, and even card games. No matter path the staff heads in subsequent, followers can stay glad that the SteamWorld franchise is about to proceed.