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NetEase Games' Subsidiary is in Early Development on a New Warhammer Game

By Xueyang
May. 20, 2023 updated 12:47

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Jackalope Games, a subsidiary of NetEase Games, has rebranded itself as Jackalyptic Games.

The studio is reportedly in early development on a game based on Warhammer intellectual property, created in partnership with Games Workshop. Jack Emmert, an industry veteran, will lead the studio with the same team that worked under the Jackalope Games banner.

As someone who has molded my career developing expansive MMO stories, I’m proud to unveil that our first game in development at Jackalyptic Games will focus on the rich universes of Warhammer,” said Jackalyptic Games CEO Jack Emmert in a press release. “Bringing the deep lore of this IP to our game is a massive undertaking, and we are thrilled to work alongside Games Workshop to bring this vision to life.

Jack Emmert

The studio aims to develop top-tier games for PC and consoles. CEO Jack Emmert said in a statement that the first game from Jackalyptic Games will focus on the rich universes of Warhammer.

Source: Gematsu