Dishonored dev now making Prey 2, new report claims


May 4, 2013

The developer behind last year's Dishonored is now making Prey 2 with a targeted release window of 2016, according to a new report.

Kotaku said Bethesda has assigned the AWOL sci-fi adventure to Arkane Austin, which parent company ZeniMax Media owns, after failing to find an external studio to take on the project following the split with original developer Human Head.

Meanwhile, Prey fansite Alien Noire reports Arkane Austin is remaking the game from scratch using the engine used to create Dishonored, and, apparently, some staff aren't happy. According to Kotaku, the dev team has been encouraged to treat the game like another System Shock.

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