Life is Irregular and Say Me Why developer Dontnod Entertainment is transferring into third-social gathering publishing.
The French company will companion with Danish studio PortaPlay on an upcoming co-production pitched as an fashioned title that “embodies Dontnod’s editorial values.”
PortaPlay is easiest identified as the developer on the serve of Broken Traces, a tactical action game set up throughout a zombie apocalypse.
The collaboration will be Dontnod’s first partnership with an exterior developer, and comes quickly after it opened departments dedicated to publishing and advertising and marketing. The company talked about PortaPlay will indulge in its “skills” and files of the market.
“As a publisher, we should always provide players experiences that are both accessible to the broader target audience, while environment the bar high close to subject issues and quality of make,” talked about Xavier Spinat, head of publishing at Dontnod.
“From our first discussions with PortaPlay, it grew to alter into decided to us that co-producing and publishing this fashioned introduction would allow us to elongate our portfolio with a game complementary to our in-home productions, while final comely to our DNA.”
Encourage in January, Tencent purchased a minority stake in Dontnod for $36.3 million to assist the company fulfil its self-publishing ambitions.