July 22, 2024

Followers assume they’ve noticed a reference to a brand new Quake recreation hiding in plain sight in Microsoft’s newest Developer Direct presentation.

As noticed by ResetEra’s JigglesBunny – in a phase about puzzles within the newly-announced Indiana Jones and the Nice Circle recreation – gamers assume they’ll simply make out the Quake image and slightly textual content: “AKE 6” written within the foreground on a whiteboard.

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No, it is not concrete proof – for one factor, it is arduous to think about there will be a Quake 6 earlier than a Quake 5 – while the letters themselves could possibly be coincidental, it is unfortunate that the brand itself is there accidentally. And although it is believable that the sport could possibly be on the board merely as an inspiration for puzzle design, that also would not clarify the “6” subsequent to the letters and brand, too. Curiouser and curiouser.

Does it categorically imply MachineGames is engaged on a number of Quake successors? Nope. However it’s unlikely the identify drop was there unintentionally, both. Watch this area, eh? We’ll preserve you posted.

Developer Direct 2024.

In the event you missed the headlines popping out of this week’s present, permit us to carry you up to the mark. The information group discusses the Xbox Developer Direct 2024 on this week’s Eurogamer Newscast.

The massive draw was Indiana Jones and The Nice Circle from Wolfenstein maker MachineGames, a blockbuster action-adventure clearly set as much as be Microsoft’s reply to Uncharted. However as Tom P. factors out, there was additionally the brilliant-looking Hellblade 2, too, the eye-catching sequel from Ninja Principle we have been trying ahead to for years.