Studio Something Wicked Gamesfounded by former employees Bethesda Softworks, Obsidian Entertainment and BioWareannounced at the opening gamescom 2022 his debut game. The project called Wyrdsong is a big-budget historical fantasy RPG set in an open world.
Wyrdsong is set in fictional Portugal during the Middle Ages. Players will be made to question their reality and the choices they make. Wyrdsong will expand, obfuscate and redefine aspects of the modern RPG genre.
The plot is based on the occult rituals of the Knights Templar, which became the basis for numerous secret societies. When creating the game, the developers took inspiration from the movie “Witch» and the series «World of the Wild West».
Wyrdsong is at an early stage of development, so the studio finds it difficult to name the release date and platform. Something Wicked Games founded Jeff Gardinerwho worked in Bethesda Softworks about 15 years old. Gardiner was involved in the creation of Skyrim, Fallout 3, Fallout 4, Fallout 76. The team also includes veterans who have worked on Fallout: New Vegas, The Outer Worlds, Dragon Age: Inquisition and other games.
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