Guichi Soda, better known as the maker of the action and adventure series No More Heroes, recently announced that he has been working with Marvel, a company that has long Wanted to make games with its characters, had meetings.
The Japanese magazine Automaton recently published an interview
with six members of Grasshopper Manufacture, including its CEO
Soda, about the studio's plans for large-scale recruitment
to make new games. Has been spoken. As part of the interview, Soda
was asked to provide More information about the
studio's plans to release three games in the next 10 years. "The
first thing we want to do is create a new IP," he said. So far, we
have often worked with publishers who have their own IPs and have
been funded to make new games from those collections. This is often
the case for independent studios. However, from now on we intend to
create new IPs and release them one after the other.
We also want to create IPs that, if any, are based on attractive characters." I think it depends on the discussions we have with Marvel. If Marvel offers something good, we will think about it. We have had several meetings with this company and talked about the possibility of working together. We hope that the power of video games will help enhance these opportunities. However, we will continue to build More IPs for Grasshopper Manufacture.
Soda announced in August that it would like to make a game based
on the Deadpool character in collaboration with Marvel. He
In terms of what I like to do, I want to work with Marvel in a studio-style game centered on the character of Shatterstar or Deadpool. Even a game adapted from Quicksilver is possible.
creator of No More Heroes Also in Another
interview in the past stated that Activision asked him to make a
game based on this controversial character, but in the end, these
plans never came to fruition. "This is something that a lot of
people probably don't know about," Soda said. More than a
decade ago, Activision came to me at some point to make a Deadpool
character-centric game for them. In fact, this happened some time
after the release of the first No More Heroes game.
Obviously, that game never came to fruition and failed in the early
stages, but I had some very interesting ideas for it at the
Making a game based on Marvel characters will ultimately determine this or not.