Embracer Group has shut down Volition, and as a studio that has been round for 3 many years, it’s clearly bought some notable releases beneath its belt. However with the studio now shuttered, what is going to turn out to be of its properties?
Whereas it stays to be seen whether or not the complete suite of Volition’s IP will proceed to have a future going ahead, two of them definitely will within the type of Saints Row and Crimson Faction. The identical was confirmed by Deep Silver – the writer of each franchises – in a Twitter message following up on the announcement of Volition’s closure.
“Our ideas exit to everybody at Volition, previous and current,” Deep Silver wrote. “We’re extremely grateful for his or her unforgettable work on Saints Row and Crimson Faction, whose IPs will reside on at PLAION.”
By the way, it was introduced by Embracer Group earlier in 2023 that by subsequent yr, three of its publishing labels will probably be merged into PLAION, with Deep Silver being one amongst them.
Our ideas exit to everybody at @DSVolition, previous and current. We’re extremely grateful for his or her unforgettable work on Saints Row and Crimson Faction, whose IPs will reside on at @PLAION https://t.co/15PKDs2kpc
— Deep Silver (@deepsilver) September 1, 2023