Left 4 Dead and Portal Writer Is Developing a Unique, Network-focused FPS

Left 4 Dead and Portal Writer Is Developing a Unique, Network-focused FPS

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Chet Faliszek, the writer of games such as Portal 1 and 2, Left 4 Dead 1 and 2, and episodes of Half-Life, has announced that he is working on a unique, co-op network first-person shooter.

Speaking at the Reboot Develop conference in Canada (thanks, VG247) Faliszek told the audience about his Unreal Engine FPS. He’s developing the game at his new studio Stray Bombay which he co-founded with Riot Games designer Kimberly Voll.

The unnamed shooter will leverage both of their strengths, Faliszek’s history of writing some of the most innovate FPS games of the decade, and Voll’s work as an AI and player psychology expert from her time at Riot and working on VR games like Fantastic Contraption.

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