It seems the fantasy recreation IO Interactive is engaged on could certainly be an Xbox console-exclusive title.
That is in keeping with paperwork submitted through the FTC vs Microsoft trial over the acquisition of Activision-Blizzard. One of many paperwork pertains to studios or corporations the Xbox maker was contemplating buying.
This listing included the Hitman studio together with Niantic, Hades studio Supergiant Video games, Bungie, and even SEGA, an organization it beforehand needed to buy in 2013.
Within the different doc, IO Interactive was listed as engaged on one thing titled “Mission Dragon,” and listed as an RPG shooter for PC and Xbox Sequence X/S. The doc additionally cites the studio as engaged on the sport with Xbox Recreation Studios, which suggests it will likely be revealed by Microsoft.
This is not the primary we have heard that IOI's upcoming recreation is an Xbox console unique. In 2021, a Home windows Central report acknowledged the studio was engaged on a fantasy title to be revealed by Microsoft for Xbox Sequence X/S.
Quick ahead to February 2023, IO Interactive introduced its upcoming RPG Mission Fantasy was presently in improvement. Whereas it would not share the moniker listed on the Microsoft paperwork, it is secure to say IO is not engaged on two separate fantasy RPGs and that the video games are one and the identical. The corporate additionally has its palms full with Hitman 3 and growing its Bond recreation, introduced in 2020.