Unveiling the New Developer for Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2: The Chinese Room

Frederick Jones


Unveiling the New Developer for Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2: The Chinese Room

The much anticipated video game 'Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2' has found a new home in The Chinese Room for its developmental process, according to information recently shared by publisher Paradox Interactive. This switch came after Paradox severed its ties with the initial developing partner Hardsuit Labs, following multiple pushbacks and delays in game's launch.

Ambitions for this sequel run high since the original 'Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines' game gained cult status, presenting a unique blend of deep narrative, dynamic characters, and immersive gameplay based on the popular tabletop RPG series. The sequel has been in the works for some time, with its ardent fan base eagerly waiting for a new slice of vampiric action.

The UK-based studio, The Chinese Room, is no stranger to atmospheric, narrative-driven games, having worked on popular titles such as 'Dear Esther' and 'Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture'. However, adventure RPG such as 'Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2' marks a new direction for this acclaimed team. Fans are hoping that their expertise in creating immersive gaming experiences will infuse new life into the anticipated sequel.

Paradox Interactive promises that the change in developers will not impact the game's planned storylines or themes, which will remain intact. However, the much-awaited launch date remains uncertain. This shift in development hands surely adds to the curiosity around this project, raising questions about how The Chinese Room's signature style will influence the game's final look and feel.

As the curtain raises on this new chapter in 'Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2' development, both fans and critics alike are eagerly awaiting further news. Will this shift in developers prove to be the magic needed to finally propel the anticipated sequel onto our gaming screens? Only time will tell.