In the month of November 2020 we welcomed the new generation of Microsoft console, the beastly Xbox Series X and the small but powerful Xbox Series S. After almost two years they enjoy the ninth generation, it seems that the transition period between generations has not ended, since the shortage of supplies and stock has lengthened that period. Until a few months ago, most titles have been releasing for both generations, but we are reaching a point where that is already changing.
Although one of the clear examples is the new A Plague Tale Requiemthe sequel to Asobo Studio’s action-adventure title, coming to Xbox Series X|S and Game Pass at launch, skipping its arrival on Xbox One. So now, the developer of A Plague Tale Requiem has spoken about the benefits to develop the game only on the new generation consoles, through the new number of Edge.
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A Plague Tale Requiem Developer Discusses the Benefits of Developing the Game Only on Next-Gen Consoles
Director Kevin Choteau discussed some of those advantages, how A Plague Tale Requiem has benefited from not being multi-generational in terms of story and gameplay.
In Innocence, some parts might look a bit like a theater set due to technical limitations. For Requiem, we’ve been able to push the horizon much further. when we write, [la mayor calidad] it allows us to consider sequences that were previously impossible, such as chases with hundreds of thousands of rats or locations that dynamically evolve according to history and events.
Finally, we remind you that the release date of A Plague Tale Requiem is marked on the calendar for October 18, 2022, with a release on Xbox Series X|S and PC.