The studio simply retains releasing extra clues for a potential new undertaking — what may all of it imply?
WB Video games Montréal has been slowly teasing a brand new undertaking, most probably a brand new Batman recreation, and by slowly we imply slowly — over the course of some months. In keeping with new pictures posted by the corporate Thursday, there’s nonetheless much more clues to be revealed.
The next brand, which depicts an emblem with swords and what seem like talons surrounded by chicken wings, was tweeted from the studio’s official account with nothing however the textual content “/redacted.”
— WB Video games Montréal (@WBGamesMTL) January 9, 2020
Nonetheless, when you go to the official web site and use the redacted string, you will see a a lot bigger picture. On the time of this writing, there are solely two emblems inserted right into a a lot bigger dial. As you may see, there are no less than eight extra slots to go.
That is simply the most recent of many clues the studio has launched over the previous few months. The primary official clue we acquired was in September, when the WB Video games Montréal Twitter account posted after a protracted hiatus with a cryptic, quick video and the phrases “Seize the Knight/Cape sur la nuit.”
Seize the Knight / Cape sur la nuit pic.twitter.com/yMFXMd4djU
— WB Video games Montréal (@WBGamesMTL) September 23, 2019
The final consensus was that the corporate was teasing the following Batman recreation, however particularly, an adaptation of Batman: The Courtroom of Owls, which was a comics storyline created by Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo from 2011. It follows Bruce Wayne as he contends with the titular court docket, which we be taught is a secret cabal made up of a few of Gotham’s wealthiest households. Additionally they make use of assassins known as Talons and are sometimes seen carrying owl masks.
The primary cryptic clue runs by way of a sequence of 4 logos that may pertain to loads of features of the Batman mythos (the demon head, for instance, brings up pictures of Ra’s al Ghul) however tremendously resemble the brand for the Courtroom of Owls (extra on this later). The massive kicker although was when Snyder, in a now deleted tweet, quote-tweeted the WB Montréal publish and mentioned “Watch for it… #BewaretheCourtofOwls.”
This new Batman recreation principle was solely strengthened with the tweet earlier than this on Sept. 22, which confirmed the studio celebrating the Caped Crusader’s 80th anniversary. Contemplating it created the final Batman recreation, Arkham Origins, them tweeting concerning the character is not unusual. Nonetheless, it was carried out after a virtually four-year hiatus.
— WB Video games Montréal (@WBGamesMTL) September 22, 2019
There have been different indicators which were popping up for a pair years now. In Nov. 2018, an affiliate producer on the studio tweeted the image beneath, which exhibits off a shirt with the Courtroom of Owls brand.
[Redacted], finest. DevTeam. EVAR. pic.twitter.com/fUV8WCkDnI
— Double V (@valvez) November 16, 2018
It does not assist that this photograph from the studio’s vacation celebration additionally exists.
— Patrick Redding 🦑🦖🦍 (@Holesinteeth) December 16, 2017
Granted each of those may simply present that there are large Batman followers working on the studio. Regardless, the proof is overwhelming that WB Video games Montréal is engaged on a brand new undertaking and that it’s going to doubtless be a brand new Batman recreation. Whether or not it will be The Courtroom of Owls or one thing else remains to be up within the air.
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