Facebook buys Ready at Dawn, studio behind Lone Echo and The Order: 1886

Facebook buys Ready at Dawn, studio behind Lone Echo and The Order: 1886

On Monday, Facebook introduced it has acquired developer Ready At Dawn, the studio behind The Order: 1886 and Lone Echo for Oculus. Ready At Dawn will stay an independently operated developer underneath the Oculus Studios staff, creating “memorable, immersive, and innovative VR content.”

Ready At Dawn developed digital actuality journey Lone Echo, an area sport the place gamers act as an AI, helping a human captain by fixing issues in VR. The studio additionally created Echo Arena and Echo Combat, and is at the moment growing Lone Echo 2. Prior to its VR work, Ready At Dawn developed God of War: Chains of Olympus, God of War: Ghost of Sparta, Daxter, and The Order: 1886 for Sony Computer Entertainment.

Ready At Dawn will retain all of its staff members, and proceed understanding of its personal studios in Irvine, California and Portland, Oregon. Through the acquisition, the studio will achieve entry to the identical sources as Facebook and the Oculus Studios staff.

Facebook isn’t able to announce what Ready At Dawn will work on after Lone Echo 2, and talked about in a weblog publish the studio has “exciting plans for future games.”

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