In an interview with Insomniac Video games CEO Ted Value for the AIAS Sport Maker’s Pocket book podcast, Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford has showed the studio is operating on a brand new Brothers in Fingers sport. The podcast was once initially printed in April however best lately uploaded to YouTube, the place Alt/Char noticed the scoop.
The Brothers in Fingers challenge comes up throughout a dialogue of Gearbox’s Extraterrestrial beings: Colonial Marines. Pitchford explains how each Fox and Sega had been so desperate to percentage information of the challenge that each events introduced the sport earlier than any contract were signed. “The second one you pay attention Gearbox and Extraterrestrial beings and Unreal Engine, everyone already made up our minds the sport of their head,” Pitchford stated.
Value notes how extraordinary that early announcement was once and Pitchford has the same opinion, declaring that Gearbox waited till Borderlands three was once overdue in construction earlier than announcement. “I did not even announce Borderlands three till it was once in beta,” Pitchford stated. “It sucks as a result of I do know there is a large number of other folks —we are operating on every other Brothers in Fingers sport—however I am not announcing shit till now we have it. We’ve got fanatics that actually love that [series], however they are simply going to need to endure.”
Whilst the Brothers in Fingers collection has spawned a handful of smartphone video games and offshoots, the final main instalment was once 2008’s Brothers in Fingers: Hell’s Freeway, the 3rd mainline name. It is been a very long time between beverages for the squad-based FPS, in different phrases, however Pitchford stated in 2015 that the studio nonetheless has plans for the collection.
“I feel the following Brothers in Fingers sport needs to be unique and now we have been operating on that,” he informed IGN on the time. “I think now we have unfinished trade there with each the fiction and the historical past and I’d love to get into that. I spend a large number of time enthusiastic about it.”
Within the intervening time, one thing such as a Brothers in Fingers TV adaptation is lately within the works, even though it has neither a community or unlock window at the present.