Phoenix Games Secures Deal with World of Darkness
Germany’s Phoenix Games has announced a partnership with transmedia entertainment brand World of Darkness. As part of this collaboration, Phoenix Games is developing a new collectible card game called Vampire: The Masquerade – Clans of London for iOS and Android. This game is based on World of Darkness’ Vampire: The Masquerade intellectual property, which is known for its horror franchises.
Well Played Games to Develop Clans of London
The development of Vampire: The Masquerade – Clans of London has been entrusted to Well Played Games, a UK-based studio owned by Phoenix Games. Well Played Games has expertise in creating digital collectible card games and has previously developed the mobile version of Warhammer: Combat Cards. With Phoenix Games’ experience in the mobile field, the collaboration is expected to result in an engaging and high-quality game.
Release Date Yet to be Announced
While there is no confirmed release date for Vampire: The Masquerade – Clans of London, the game has already made appearances at events like PAX West. This suggests that a full release or beta version may be available in the near future. Fans of World of Darkness’ captivating narratives can look forward to immersing themselves in thrilling tales within this game.
“Phoenix Games has a proven track record of creating engaging mobile experiences, making them the perfect partner to bring World of Darkness to the mobile CCG platform,” said Paradox Interactive vice president of World of Darkness Sean Greaney. “Vampire: The Masquerade – Clans of London isn’t just a game; it’s an odyssey that beckons players to embrace the shadows, make strategic decisions, and immerse themselves in our story world’s signature thrilling tales.”
Phoenix Games CEO Klaas Kersting expressed excitement about the collaboration, stating, “We’ve been long-time admirers of the World of Darkness, so this partnership is a dream project for Phoenix Games. We are honored to have the opportunity to bring the captivating narratives from World of Darkness to the fingertips of fans globally through Vampire: The Masquerade – Clans of London. Players can expect a product that combines storytelling finesse with meticulous game design, capturing the essence of what makes this universe so compelling.”
It is worth noting that Phoenix Games acquired Well Played Games during the development of Warhammer: Combat Cards, making it the first studio acquisition for the company.