The successfully funded Kickstarter title Unsung Story: Tale of the Guardians, changes developer.
Developer Playdek made the announcement via a Kickstarter update stating that they will no longer be working on the title. They announced that publisher/developer Little Orbit will be taking over the project.
Playdek stated that “Our involvement is coming to an end,” and that “Effective immediately publisher/developer Little Orbit has taken over all the rights and assets to Unsung Story from Playdek, and is now the project creator. They believe strongly the game can be an amazing Tactics RPG, and they are excited to carry on and bring Matsuno’s story to life. They will be bringing you project news from this point on to update everyone on their plans for the game.”
Playdek went onto say that the project is in good hands with Little Orbit, “Though we are sorry that we were unable to complete it for you, we believe the project is in good hands, with people who have the same passion for the game,”
Unsung Story managed to raise $660,126 during it’s Kickstarter campaign. This amount was raised by 15,824 backers. The game has been described as a spiritual successor to Matsuno’s tactical RPGs. The game is set to reimagine the tactical RPG genre with “complex and rich game worlds” and “inspiring class-based tactics gameplay.”