LightBox has released a new behind-the-scenes video on Starhawk, dubbed "Creating A New Universe," and the boys talk quite a bit about the development process of Starhawk's sci-fi setting. You can catch a glimpse of Starhawk's stylized cut-scenes as well, it looks pretty epic.
Starhawk and LightBox will also be at the San Diego Comic-Con where gamers can try out the single player mode for the first time. There'll be a panel discussion at 1000 hours on Sunday, July 4.
The Evolution from Warhawk to Starhawk "” The New Universe that is Starhawk and the Characters Behind the Conflict:
Meet the creative minds behind Starhawk, the spiritual successor to Warhawk, as they introduce you to an exciting new world set in the lawless frontier of space. The team at LightBox Interactive and Sony Computer Entertainment's Santa Monica Studio are set to bring you an action packed story with compelling characters beginning with hired gunslinger Emmett Graves. Learn about how Emmett must navigate through Starhawk's brutal playground of large scale combat where the tide of battle turns all the time, whether you're on land, in the air, or in the far reaches of space. Throughout this discussion you'll discover details about Emmett's back story, his affliction to Rift Energy, and his overwhelming distaste for The Outcast, the war band of deadly monstrosities that he must fight to destroy in this PlayStation 3 exclusive. Join Starhawk's Creative Director"”Lars DeVore (LightBox Interactive), Senior Producer"”Harvard Bonin (SCEA Santa Monica Studio), Studio Director"”John Hight (SCEA Santa Monica Studio), and Starhawk's Writer"”Koen Wooten, as they provide insight into the creative process behind Starhawk's space western universe with never-before-seen concept art, exclusive story details, and in depth commentary, straight from the men behind this innovative new shooter experience.