X-Com creator almost certainly working on this

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#1 Posted by BlackLagoon (1891 posts) -

I posted this in another thread with all the nonsense that Ubisoft Sofia only did technical work on Ghost Recon: Shadow Wars, but I think it deserves it's own thread:

Julian Gollop, creator of the X-Com games, has been working at Ubisoft Sofia as a designer for several years, and in a January interview with Edge Magazine it was stated that he was currently working on an unannounced game that's "part of a major Ubisoft franchise" at its Sofia studio. So, unless Sofia has its hands on a second major franchise, it would seem likely that he's a designer on this. Granted, it's rather different from what he's known for, but still, he's a smart guy and should bring some interesting new ideas to the formula.

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#2 Posted by GERALTITUDE (5572 posts) -

Julian Gollop was in fact the creative director of this game, his last at Ubisoft now that he's making a new Chaos.

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#3 Posted by MikkaQ (10296 posts) -

Huh that's pretty cool, never realized that.

Now I'll be extra scrutinous as I work my way through it.

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