Bungie: New Engine In Development For Activision Title

By Colin Tan on September 15, 2010, 12:23PM EDT
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Halo Reach has been finally released. It's supposedly Bungie's last Halo game, but not their last game at all. In fact, Bungie's working on a game for Activision and according to an interview with Develop, they're making a brand new engine.

Bungie's communication manager Brian Jarrard affirmed that the studio is against licensing technology for future games.

"I think it goes hand-in-hand with our independent spriti," says Jarrard. "Just like we don't want to develop a game of someone else's IP, we want to push our own technology in the same way. That's going to be our position for the foreseeable future."

Jarrard adds, ""¦[The new engine is] actually in development, so I would say it's in a stage where, technically we're still at the end of a preproduction mode.

Bungie announced their new ten-year partnership with Activision in April. There have been no details about their current project.

Source: Develop

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