Avalanche founder Christopher Sundberg establishes new studio Liquid Swords

Christopher Sundberg, founder and former Supreme Creative Officer of Avalanche Studios, has created a new studio called Liquid Swords.

The new studio, based in Stockholm, Sweden, creates an open world action experience for next-generation consoles, streaming platforms, and PCs.

Sundberg left Avalanche in February 2019 after spending 16 years in the studio. It’s been over a year since it was acquired by Nordisk Film for $ 114 million.

During his tenure he led the development of the original Justification And helped turn the title into a successful franchise. He also oversaw massive growth and transformed Avalanche into a global company with four studios across two continents.

Sandberg outlines his vision for liquid swords and hopes to “return game development to where it should be” by focusing on creativity and fun rather than “business planning and spreadsheets.” I said that I am.

“Games created with Liquid Swords focus on high action and huge sights. After breathing alive, Justification In the franchise from the day I started Avalanche Studios to the final sale of the company, I’m excited to come back and create a great experience for players to explore, share and enjoy. ” Said in a press release shared on Facebook.

“As we know, we’re not going to reshape the world of storytelling. Our way to leave our mark and make a difference in the industry is, first and foremost, readily accessible. , Based on a consistently rewarding game. “

He will also eventually open multiple studios under the Liquid Swords banner and will share details about their future plans in 2021.

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