The unannounced next game from Warner Bros Games Montreal, the studio behind Batman: Arkham Origins and the upcoming Gotham Knights, has apparently been in improvement since at least 2019 – or presumably longer. It will nearly actually be one other DC Comics game and is rumoured to be a Superman title.
While WB Games Montreal hasn’t launched a title since Batman: Arkham Knight’s Batgirl DLC in 2015, it’s had a number of titles reportedly cancelled similar to a Batman Arkham Knight sequel and is now full in improvement for Gotham Knights for next 12 months – nonetheless, the studio apparently does produce other tasks in manufacturing.
As noticed by James Sigfield on Twitter, the LinkedIn web page for senior artist Megan Berry reveals that – in addition to engaged on Gotham Knights – she is the artwork director and co-founder of an unannounced undertaking that’s been in the works since at least 2019. It apparently even has a demo, which was presumably used to point out off the game to Warner Bros Games.
Designer Ade Esan additionally mentions an unannounced undertaking with fight and character talents, though like Berry additionally they left it in June 2021 – which hopefully means that WB Montreal has gone all-hands-on-deck to complete Gotham Knights somewhat than cancelling the second undertaking. We might hear extra about it as soon as Gotham Knights is launched.
According to WB Montreal worker LinkedIn pages, they’ve had a undertaking in early pre-production phases alongside Gotham Knights since ~ late 2019.
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— James Sigfield (@Jsig212James) November 19, 2021
As for what the undertaking is, the longstanding hearsay is that it’ll be a Superman game – though the Man of Steel has had video games cancelled earlier than. It might even be a Teen Titans or a Justice League game if WB Games retains with the co-op template of Gotham Knights and Rocksteady’s Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League. We’ll simply have to attend and see.