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Hangar 13 confirms it’s working on a ‘surprising’ new IP

Mike Harradence Updated on by

Speaking during an interview with Fandom (via PST), Hangar 13's Vice President of Development Andy Wilson confirmed the studio is busy beavering away on a brand new project.

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Perhaps surprisingly, Wilson confirmed that the company is not making another entry in the mobster action franchise, but rather, a 'surprising' new IP.

While details are still thin on the ground, he did rule out a battle royale title: 'That's not what we're really about,' said Wilson.

'[While] narrative is sort of a central pillar of our studio, I think you can expect us to not necessarily be in the same genre [as Mafia III]. Maybe it will be single player, maybe it won’t…' he continued. 'The project we’re working on right now is something that I think is incredibly unique, but also something that I think is going to appeal to a hell of a lot of people.'

Wilson teased: 'It’s going to be a while before we come back and announce anything, but when we do, I think it’s going to surprise people in a very positive way.'

Hangar 13's new project will be published by 2K, although nothing else is known about it at present. 

The studio recently revealed that it had a controversial opening planned for Mafia III, but ultimately scrubbed it from existence. 



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