article thumbnail

Making Ubisoft's open world model work for Star Wars Outlaws

Game Developer

What has Ubisoft done to make the world of Star Wars fit in its open-world design philosophy?

article thumbnail

How to create engaging open worlds

GamesIndustry.biz

Sign up for the GI Daily here to get the biggest news straight to your inbox Open world games have surged in popularity as immersive playgrounds that captivate players with their boundless potential for exploration and adventure. But what makes an open world captivating? Read more

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Trending Sources

article thumbnail

Amazon Games to publish new open-world driving title from Forza Horizon devs

Game Developer

Maverick Games, a studio established by former Playground Games devs in 2022, has found a publishing partner in Amazon Games.

article thumbnail

How Final Fantasy VII Rebirth reinvents the original's big open world moment

Game Developer

Final Fantasy VII Rebirth game director Naoki Hamaguchi and lead producer Yoshinori Kitase discuss revisiting a pivotal moment from the beloved 1997 game.

Fantasy 215
article thumbnail

Open-World Game Testing: Things to Consider

iXie gaming

Testing an open-world game can be complex and demanding due to the vast and interconnected nature of the game world. If your internal team can’t handle open-world game testing, seeking professional game QA services is highly recommended. But what is an open-world game?

article thumbnail

Opening Up About Open World Design

Game Wisdom

Opening Up About Open World Design Josh Bycer josh@game-wisdom.com. For this Perceptive Podcast, I sat down with Konstantinos Dimopoulos for another chat about open-world design and creating meaningful spaces for the player to explore in a game. width="560" height="314" allowfullscreen="allowfullscreen".

article thumbnail

[From the industry] Amazon Games signs publishing deal with Maverick Games for new narrative-led open-world driving game

Game Development News

The unannounced game will be a narrative-led open-world driving game for PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X|S. Maverick Games was founded in 2022, by several of the core team behind the critically acclaimed open-world