EA has partnered with Silver Rain Video games to make distinctive new experiences that might blur the traces between movies and video games.
EA may very well be branching off into new experimental realms with its EA Originals label. The writer immediately introduced it has teamed up with Silver Rain Games, the gaming division of Silver Rain, who developed the HBO present Raised by Wolves. The partnership goals at “producing thought-provoking and revolutionary video games and content material throughout completely different mediums of leisure,” EA says, and it is attainable the crew will draw upon its movie experience to gas new indie titles.
Silver Rain Video games, a crew of 20 builders working fully remotely, is at present engaged on a brand new IP. Not a lot is understood concerning the undertaking and the press package has been faraway from its web site. The EA Originals label will assist information and fund the undertaking, which could be one thing somewhat novel for the trade akin to Netflix’s experimental Bandersnatch choose-your-own expertise that game-ified movie. EA has been pushing into new gaming fronts with its SEED division, an R&D department that delves into AI, machine studying, and extra.
“We really feel extremely lucky to be working with Abu, Mel and your complete crew at Silver Rain,” mentioned Matt Bilbey, EVP Strategic Progress. “They’re a daring new unbiased studio who will create distinct, revolutionary new experiences. We sit up for supporting them on this epic journey they’re on and when the time is correct, connecting them with a world viewers of gamers.”
“We’ve got spent the final yr actually rising our crew and have some exceptionally gifted individuals supporting us on placing this sport collectively,” mentioned Phillips. “I’m so excited to see the crew develop once more and actually have the chance to showcase the standard of the work they’re creating.”