Quantic Dream, the developers of Detroit: Become Human, have taken to the task of self-publishing future works. The French developer stating out that it wants more freedom to make decisions regarding technological and strategic opportunities.. What’s interesting is that they seem to want to take advantage of the next generation consoles. Which can be read through their blog post.
This new venture will allow us to make decisions in total independence, and to address the technological and strategic opportunities of next-generation platforms. It will also allow us to help other developers, by providing investment and development support, so that they can fully express their talents. We want to support creators of original projects and help them, in turn, to achieve their vision and offer quality, ground-breaking experiences.
Quantic Dreams assures us that this will help them preserve their freedom and independence to create. They don’t want to be another studio. They want to keep making passionate games that are different. Their drive and ambition is certainly something to admire.
This is more than an evolution — it is a transformation. We are doing this to preserve our freedom and our independence, to continue working on innovative and even more ambitious projects, to address greater challenges, and to create the unexpected. Quantic Dream will never be just another studio. We want to face new horizons, to keep our passion alive, and keep trusting in the idea of making games that are different.