Sony Has "No Plans" To Pursue Another Resistance Entry
Sadly, the fantastic Resistance 3 didn't sell all that well, and developer Insomniac has moved on to other things.
So when might we see another entry in the critically acclaimed franchise? Well, SCEE Online producer Daniel Brooke told OPM UK that right now, the series is on hold. "We have no definitive plans," said Brooke, who worked on Resistance: Burning Skies for the PlayStation Vita. It's likely that we'll see the "Resistance" name again somewhere down the road, but there's no knowing when, or what team might adopt it.
It's really quite annoying that this franchise never got the sales recognition it deserved, despite the high critical praise. There are a lot of great shooters out there, of course, but few delivered on the single-player front the way Resistance did. It was even a pioneer in the multiplayer realm, too, as the second title supported 60 players at once. I still remember first seeing Fall of Man, the one PS3 launch game that hinted at what that system was capable of...
6/25/2012 8:21:13 PM John Shepard