The studio has been saved?
A Twitter post by WipEout developers SCE Liverpool reads ‘We Are Alive’. Leaves new WipEout 'art'.
As you may know, last month Sony announced that it was closing its Liverpool studio, creators of the WipEout racing game series, Destruction Derby (back when it was known as 'Psygnosis') and many other games.
Well, surprisingly, today the studio's official Twitter feed has posted a message saying “WE. ARE. ALIVE", along a piece of WipEout art.
Here's the art posted:
A Sony rep responded to this with a ‘no comment’ line.
Is Liverpool back? Let's hope so!
The official WipEout Facebook page has been updated with the following message:
Rumors say MotorStorm devs (Evolution Studios) would take over WipEout, but there's no confirmation about this.
NEWS SOURCE #1: SCE studio liverpool we are alive (via) Gematsu
NEWS SOURCE #2: Sony liverpool twitter posts cryptic we are alive message wipeout art (via) VG247
Our thanks to 'Gauss' for this news item!