Chinese company NetEase recently announced that it has acquired a minority stake in the French studio Quantic Dream.
The Quantic Dream is responsible for games like Omikron: The Nomad Soul (PC), Fahrenheit (PC, PS2, PS4 and Xbox) as well as the exclusive tracks of Playstation 3 or 4 Heavy Rain, Beyond: Two Souls and Detroit : Become human.
With this investment, you want to be prepared for the next generation of games.
According to the online polygon portal, Ethan Wang, vice president of NetEase, said:
"With a strong focus on in-house development, we are constantly looking for partners to help us develop and create next-generation games. Quantic Dream's interactive storytelling experience and the valuable knowledge accumulated over the last two decades is exactly what we were We are excited about partnering with Quantic Dream and look forward to creating amazing experiences for players from around the world. "
Quantic Dream CEO and creative director David Cage said: "The gaming industry will continue to evolve over the next few years with new hardware, new business models and new ways to play. We want Quantic Dream to play a key role. NetEase understands what Quantic is, as it shares our passion for high-quality gaming and our ambitions for the future of NetEase, and we want to make NetEase a strategic partner on our part so we can expand our creative vision and grow our business. the studio ".
NetEase wants to make Quantic Dream accessible to a wider audience. Will be in the future again for non-Sony platforms like. the Xbox One or the PC are developed.