September 27, 2021

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Take-Two says it’s announcing an “exciting new franchise” later this month

Publisher Take-Two says it’ll be announcing an “exciting new franchise” later this month with a release planned before the end of the current fiscal year in March 2022.

The news (as spotted by VGC) comes via Take-Two’s Q1 2022 earnings call and follows pre-E3 leaks earlier this year – corroborated by VentureBeat’s Jeff Grubb – revealing two new unannounced games from the publisher.

Mafia 3 studio Hangar 13 is said to be working on a title described as “Cthulhu meets Saints Row” while XCOM developer Firaxis is reportedly creating a Marvel-themed turn-based strategy game. And while Take-Two offered no hint as to nature of its “new franchise” in its earnings call, this month’s Gamescom digital event seems a likely candidate for a full reveal.

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