Konami Teams Up With Bloober Team For New Projects, One Rumored To Be Related To Silent Hill
Bloober Team is known for scary games like Layers of Fear, Observer, Blair Witch, and The Medium.
Metal Gear publisher Konami and the horror game studio Bloober Team are working together on new projects in the future. According to Bloober Team's announcement, the "strategic cooperation agreement" will including "jointly developing selected contents and exchanging know-how." In its own statement (via VGC), Konami said the deal allows the two companies to "produce games from existing and new IPs."
"It is a historic day for me and the culmination of several years of our work," Bloober Team president Piotr Babieno said. "The fact that such a renowned company as Konami has decided to strategically cooperate with the Bloober Team means that we also joined the world leaders in gaming and became an equal partner for the leading players in this market."
Konami boss Hideki Hayakawa added: "In the digital entertainment industry, significant changes in the business environment are expected in the future. We look forward to combining Bloober Team's and our respective characteristics and strengths to create high-quality contents."
Sources told VGC that one of the projects is "Silent Hill related," though no further details are available about this.
Bloober Team's latest release was The Medium, which launched earlier this year on Xbox and PC. It'll be released in September for PS5.