The next game from 1047 Games is still a shooter, has a portal and is set in the Splitgate universe.
The creator of Splitgate, 1047 Games announced to reduce support for new content for the game in order to move to develop a next title on Unreal Engine 5. Specifically Splitgate – the groundbreaking blockbuster that combined Halo and Portal will no longer be. New feature updates in the future. Although this marks the end of one game, it is also the beginning of another. In a Twitter post, 1047 Games explained their decision to discontinue Splitgate, while reassuring fans that their next game will also be a portal shooter.
“After careful discussion and deliberation, the 1047 Games team determined that to build a fan-worthy game and not develop it by applying technology from an existing product – we come to decided to end Splitgate feature development.” The post goes on to share that instead of making “repetitive and smaller” updates, the developers at 1047 Games want to focus entirely on a new game in the Splitgate universe. It will be a shooter, still has portals, and will be made using Unreal Engine 5. This game will be released for free.”
Splitgate’s new Battle Pass is set to launch on September 15 and is completely free for all players. The game still works normally, players can still log in and continue their game progress.