One of the upcoming Xbox titles that fans are looking forward to is the new Indiana Jones game that is currently in development. Todd Howard, the game’s producer, has sparked excitement, particularly among fans of Indiana Jones, by claiming that the game would be a unique mashup of all genres.
The Indiana Jones Game is said to be different and unique from other games available
In a conversation with Lex Fridman for the most recent podcast, Howard hesitated to remark on what genre Machine Games’ Indiana Jones might fall under, saying instead that it is a mashup of several genres.
When Howard was questioned regarding the concept of the new Indiana Jones game, he replied saying,”I would just say it’s a mash-up. It is unique, it isn’t one thing intentionally, so it does a lot of different things.”
With a 30-second teaser clip, the game was unveiled in January 2021. There was not much information provided about the game other than the fact that it will be developed by Bethesda, MachineGames, and Lucasfilm Games. Since the game’s introduction about two years ago, there hasn’t been much information about it.
Fans have been anxiously hoping for further information on the Indiana Jones game, since its unexpected announcement. It would be a brand-new story focused on Harrison Ford’s enduringly popular hero. Despite the fact that Indiana Jones 5 is also in development, there are no apparent ties between the two, and it appears that this game will stand on its own.
In 2009, Howard presented LucasArts with an idea for this Indiana Jones game, but the negotiations failed. However, the undertaking was finally completed with Bethesda Softworks’ 2010 acquisition of MachineGames. The MachineGames studio is behind some of the finest first-person shooter games of the contemporary period, such as Wolfenstein: The New Order and Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus.
Regarding whether the new Indiana Jones game will be an Xbox exclusive or not, there have been several speculative discussions. Since the most of the Bethesda games looked to be moving in the exclusivity direction, it is commonly thought that it would be one of several new Xbox exclusives.