Turtle Rock Studios and WB Games announced today the new spiritual successor title to the iconic Left 4 Dead series, Back 4 Blood.
Left 4 Dead was one of the biggest multiplayer titles back in the day, it almost revolutionized the online shooter genre. Now the developers are back with their new title — Back 4 Blood, which will be a spiritual successor to the once iconic series.
Back 4 Blood will be an advanced co-op zombie shooter that will incorporate innovative multiplayer gameplay, and a larger universe to build a story in. In the announcement, the developers took time to give fans a welcome into their next adventure check it out down below:
Turtle Rock Studios:
“We are thrilled to partner with the proven Turtle Rock Studios team on Back 4 Blood to advance the co-op zombie genre forward with innovative multiplayer gameplay,” said David Haddad, President, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. “The talented team at Turtle Rock has been developing amazing games together for a long time, and this is a great opportunity to work with them to create a new gaming universe built specifically with the large co-op zombie shooter community in mind.”
“It’s hard to overstate what an awesome opportunity this is. We get to return to a genre that was born in our studio with over ten years of additional experience and zombie ideas racked up in our brains,” said Chris Ashton, Co-founder and Design Director, Turtle Rock Studios. “We also have some of the best teammates in the business at WBIE who understand our development process and are equally committed to our player-first mentality. We love being able to announce, so we can start working with the community right away.”
“We are not resting on any past laurels. Our goal is to take all we’ve learned and push forward. We know that’s a tall order,” said Phil Robb, Co-founder and Creative Director, Turtle Rock Studios. “We’re growing the team considerably because we’re stepping up to the biggest challenge in this studio’s history. We know this title has to stand out and we fully intend to make that happen.”
Turtle Rock and WB Games also released a FAQ guide for the upcoming game. There are too many questions and answers to list here, but if you want to learn even more about the Left 4 Dead spiritual successor Back 4 Blood click here!
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