Dan Houser, one of many authentic co-founders of Rockstar Video games, has introduced the founding of a brand new firm. Dubbed Absurd Ventures, the corporate will give attention to creating new IP on completely different platforms and making use of varied codecs. The corporate presently has an official web site with little within the particulars, however some obscure hints of a possible first challenge.
“We’re constructing Absurd Ventures to create new universes and to inform nice tales, wherever and nonetheless we will,” stated Houser within the press launch saying the corporate’s institution.
In line with the corporate’s announcement, it is going to work on tasks no matter what medium it exists in, be it live-action, animation, video video games, and different medium, like books, graphic novels, and scripted podcasts.
Houser had formally left Rockstar Video games and his place as VP of Inventive at writer Take-Two Interactive again in February, 2020 after serving an prolonged go away since Spring 2019. Forward of Houser’s departure, Take-Two boss Strauss Zelnick acknowledged that “the label has actually by no means been stronger“, whereas thanking Houser “for his contributions” and wishing him nicely.