The Third Road Saints are coming again, however there’s hassle brewing on Useless Island 2.
THQ Nordic quietly dropped a number of bombshells concerning its largest franchises throughout this week’s interim report. We’ve already seen among the agency’s recent acquisitions, so let’s dig into the meat of the factor.
Saints Row is coming again. It’s stunning to suppose it’s been 6 years because the our on-line world superhero antics of Saints Row 4 (the much less mentioned about spin-off Brokers of Mayhem the higher, actually), however Volition is again at work on one other mainline entry.
Saints Row 5, whether or not in identify or not, is on its method.
In the meantime, THQ Nordic confused that Useless Island 2 remains to be within the works. It’s simply been handed off to a different developer, once more.
Homefront: The Revolution dev Dambuster is now main the cost, taking the reigns from Sumo Digital (who itself took over from authentic developer Yager Improvement). Hopefully, they’ll be capable to carry the maligned sequel over the end line.
Lastly, there’s excellent news for the PS2 youngsters on the market. THQ Nordic doesn’t appear to be content material with sitting idly on these Timesplitters rights it acquired final yr.
Collection creator Steve Ellis seems to be on board, and can work with Nordic to assist “plot the longer term course for this franchise”.
With Gamescom simply across the nook, we’ll see if any extra mild is shed on these developments.