It’s 8 months ago that former Hearthstone director Ben Brode and former producer Hamilton Chu left Blizzard to form Second dinnera new game development studio, in Ben’s garage. Since then, the team has been busy building a prototype of a new game for Marvel and NetEase.
Second Dinner has raised $ 30 million from a NetEase minority investment. “The Second Dinner team has a solid history of delivering quality games. With the resources and creative freedom we have now, we look forward to what happens next,” said Ethan Wang, Vice President of NetEase Inc.
“I’ve been working with Hamilton and Ben for years, and that’s exactly what we want for a Marvel game,” said Jay Ong, executive vice president and director of Marvel Games at Marvel Entertainment. – The team they have assembled has made some of the best matches in history. And now, work with the Marvel Games team and play games in the Marvel universe … It’s going to be great! It’s such a spectacular time! The incredible! The mighty! Or very possibly everything before! »
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– Second dinner (@seconddinner) January 3, 2019
Making something amazing and spectacular is exactly what the team has been working on and the internal testing of the game has already begun. “In all likelihood, this will be the best game ever created,” said Hamilton Chu, CEO. “Make a calculator, so I’m pretty sure. It’s going to take us a while, but we’m already very excited about the prototype. We can ‘t wait to show the people we interview as candidates. work that we have just published ”.
As we have already seen in the statements, Second dinner is formed by Hamilton Chuformer executive producer of Hearthstone along with Mike Schweitzer y Jomaro Related that they also kept the team behind Blizzard’s JCC, not forgetting the charismatic Ben Brode.
The press release that has been released does not specify the genre of the game, but rumors are circulating that Brode and the team that has been run out will launch a card games for mobile, no unresolved idea to know the group’s experience in this genre. What do you think about this?