Xbox Game Studios head Matt Booty claims he s not seeking Microsoft s take on Undiscovered or Horizon Zero Dawn.
Speaking on the Kinda Funny podcast - where he also talked about the state of Redfall - Matt Booty was asked if he was wishing for Microsoft to offer the type of large, immersive experience that Sony has actually offered its followers recently. In reaction, Booty recognized Sony s success, however said that I often tend to come at that, [with] much less one of those and also a lot more ensuring that we are paying focus to follower expectations.
I think that there s a specific kind of video game that creates an expectancy that type of becomes this big tentpole minute; it s a game that everybody can play and also it s additionally a large globe that you may feel like you can occupy, as well as I believe those kinds of games are essential.
Keeping in mind that Xbox has not been out in front with those kinds of experiences, Booty additionally claimed that I do not always intend to enter into what s our Uncharted? What s our Perspective Zero Dawn? [...] I do not think that does anybody any type of good.
Rather, Booty states he intends to concentrate on video games with universal themes and remarkable open worlds, with really well-realized characters and also really high production values. He also went over the value of a broad variety of titles, explaining the distinctions in between something like Halo Infinite as well as Grounded, a vivid survival game made by a team of 15 individuals.