• The Last of Us and Days Gone Devs Reveal New Studio and “Web3 Triple-A Title” Ashfall

    1 day ago - By PlayStation LifeStyle

    Ashfall , a “true Web3 triple-A title,” has been revealed by a new studio called Liithos, headed by two PlayStation veterans, CEO Michael Mumbauer and Vice President of Creative John Garvin. Garvin was the creative director for Days Gone and Syphon Filter at Bend Studio, while Mumbauer was with Sony for 13 years and helped develop characters like Joel and Ellie in The Last of Us. The game will incorporate blockchain-like technology for trading.
    What we know so far about Ashfall
    Described as a “narrative-drive open-world” game in a reveal feature on VentureBeat , Ashfall will release for...
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  • PlayStation Veterans Form New Studio Liithos, Announce Open-World Title Ashfall Featuring NFTs

    PlayStation Veterans Form New Studio Liithos, Announce Open-World Title Ashfall Featuring NFTs

    1 day ago - By VG Chartz

    PlayStation veteran Michael Mumbauer and Days Gone creative director John Garvin have created a new AAA video game studio called Liithos, according to VentureBeat .
    They are developing a narrative-driven open-world title with NFTs called Ashfall. The game is in development for consoles, PC, and Web3. It is described as a "true Web3 triple-A title" as it uses a cryptocurrency called HBAR.
    Garvin is the writer and director for Ashfall. He previously worked at Sony's Bend Studio on Days Gone and Syphon Filter. Mumbauer is the CEO of Liithos and was formerly the CEO of That's No Moon.
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