Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
7,350 Reviews & Articles | 53,804 News Posts

Robotoki shuts its doors, leaves Human Element on 'hiatus'

Robotoki, the studio formed by ex-Infinity Ward's Robert Bowling shuts down, puts its one and only game Human Element on hiatus
By: Anthony Garreffa | Gaming News | Posted: Jan 21, 2015 4:35 am

Robert Bowling, who used to be the Creative Strategist with Infinity Ward, has confirmed with Polygon that he has shut down his new game studio Robotoki. This has left their game in development, Human Element, on hiatus.

 

robotoki-shuts-doors-leaves-human-element-hiatus_02

 

Bowling said in an e-mail to Polygon: "This week we have ceased operations at Robotoki and the development of Human Element is on hiatus. We were actively negotiating a new publishing deal for the premium version of Human Element but unfortunately I was unable to continue to self-fund development until a deal was finalized".

 

It's quite unfortunate, as South Korea-based Nexon made a 'strategic investment' into Robotoki in 2013, and many people were looking forward to seeing what Robotoki were going to do with Human Element.

NEWS SOURCES:Polygon.com

Related Tags

Got an opinion on this news? Post a comment below!
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
loading