Housemarque, well-respected game creators of arcade-action games like Resogun, sat down to an interview with Gamesindustry.biz and talked about their newest project, Stormdivers. Unlike the majority of Housemarque’s previous games, Stormdivers is a whole different type of game, set in the currently popular battle royale genre of multiplayer shooters.
Stormdivers marks a turning point for the Finnish game studio, not only as a forray into a new genre but as a general shift of the studio’s focus towards mainstream appeal, and out of the classic arcade-action niche. It wasn’t an easy decision for the studio and absolutely not due to a lack of trying.
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