Focus Home Interactive and Blackbird Interactive have announced a partnership on a new game to be announced at PAX East 2020, which runs from February 27 to March 1 in Boston, and released later in 2020.
Blackbird Interactive is the developer behind Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak and the upcoming Homeworld 3.
The new collaboration project is an original IP that “combines Focus Home Interactive’s love of innovative, new experiences with Blackbird Interactive’s deep knowledge and enjoyment of the sci-fi setting.”
“We are truly excited to work with the Focus team,” said Blackbird Interactive CEO and founder Rob Cunningham in a press release. “From our first meeting it was clear they are a perfect fit to help deliver Blackbird Interactive’s innovative new game to a wide audience. Focus genuinely shares our vision to create high-quality original titles and have completely embraced the new world we are crafting. We feel extremely fortunate and grateful for this opportunity, and look forward to an exciting and productive partnership!”
Focus Home Interacctive chief operating officer John Bert added, “We are delighted to bring Blackbird on board the Focus flagship as we continue to invest in new and innovative games that will delight players for years to come. It’s also fantastic to be able to reveal this game in full at PAX East 2020, the premiere gaming culture convention running yearly in Boston, Massachusetts.”