During the Game Awards 2022, independent studio Ascendant Studios announced its first-person shooter single-player game, Immortals of Aveum.
The upcoming shooter received a trailer during yesterday’s event, which offers a glimpse of the indie studio’s new game under the EA Originals label. According to the official press release, the studio’s first title will offer a deeply cinematic campaign experience set in an original fantasy world steeped in magic, rife with conflict, and on the verge of oblivion.
You can check out the trailer below along with some photos:
“I’ve been the creative director for four big games in a row, the original Dead Space and three Call of Duty titles, and I’ve had an amazing opportunity to start my own studio and build an amazing team that I’m so lucky to work with all together,” said Brett Robbins, CEO and Director of Games at Ascendant Studios. I founded Ascendant Studios to make original and epic games, and here we are, four years later, nearing completion of our first game. What started as a crazy and exciting idea has grown into a crazy and exciting triple game. I chose EA as a publishing partner because we know they will help Immortals of Aveum reach the largest possible audience. I’m thrilled to have the expertise and resources EA provides to support us and can’t wait for everyone to play! ”
“The roster of talent Brett and his team at Ascendant Studios brought together under one roof is incredible; they are exactly the right team to bring an ambitious project like this to life,” said Jeff Gammon, general manager of EA Partners. The biggest cinematic action and first-person shooter games of the past decade. Immortals of Aveum is the result of the Ascendant’s vast collective experience and great ambition, mixed with its bold and creative vision. EA Partners is proud and excited to collaborate with Ascendant on the release of their epic new action-packed IP; A game players will never forget.
Immortals of Aveum is set to release next year on PS5 and Xbox Series X | S and PC.