Retro Studios Archive

More hints that Retro are working on Star Fox Wii U

Earlier this year, ONM seemed to tease that they had insider information that Retro Studios were working on a new Star Fox game. Now, the website Techtroid have been told by their sources that a new Star Fox game is in the works and will be revealed at E3 2012. The source explained that though the Wii U [...]

Rumours: Metroid in development for Wii U and more

These rumours from the source website Nintendotown was posted a few months ago but it’s still worth a mention now. Firstly, a new Metroid game is in the works for the Wii U and is being built using Unreal Engine 3. Futhermore, a tech demo of Metroid Wii U was shown. This rumour does have [...]

Are Retro Studios working on a Star Fox game for the Wii U?

The Official Nintendo Magazine published a feature about the history of Retro Studios in its last issue. Tucked away at the end of the feature is what sounds like a sly hint at a particular new title… While some suggest this new project is likely to be a return to the Metroid franchise, we’d love [...]

Retro Studios looking for a new animator

Last time I reported on Retro Studios, they had just picked up some amazing talent from a few rival studios. This time, they’ve posted up a job opening for the position of a technical animator. Description of Duties Purpose/Summary: An individual contributor who ensures that art and animation production is enhanced by the use of [...]

Retro Studios hire Naughty Dog and Vigil Games staff, “crowning achievement” in the works

A NeoGAF user dug up an interesting little piece of news – namely, that Retro Studios have hired three developers from Naughty Dog (best known for the Uncharted series) and Vigil Games (the studio behind Darksiders). Eric Kozlowsky, a now-former Uncharted 3 artist, claims that his current project will be a major highlight in his career. [...]

Miyamoto is interested in putting Retro Studios on a future Zelda game

Retro Studios, Nintendo’s prize Western studio, just wrapped up Mario Kart 7, a collaborative project between them and Nintendo EAD. What’s next for the house that brought us Metroid Prime and Donkey Kong Country Returns? Miyamoto is confident at this point that Retro has what it takes to handle a new Zelda adventure as a new, [...]

Retro Studios is not working on Eternal Darkness 2 or Zelda, Wii 2 may fall prey to flood of ports

Emily Rogers has made quite the name for herself over the past week or so, starting by giving us hope for Pikmin 3 finally seeing the light of day on the Wii’s successor, followed by an outpouring of tempting tidbits. Today, her sources confirmed that Retro Studios‘ secret project is neither Eternal Darkness 2 nor [...]

Retro working on Donkey Kong Country Returns 2?

Earlier, it was reported that Retro was working on Eternal Darkness 2. Now, we’re being told that it’s a sequel to Donkey Kong Country Returns.

Is Retro’s secret project Eternal Darkness 2?

Is Retro Studios working on a sequel to the GameCube hit Eternal Darkness?

Retro Studios working on a Wii 2 project “everyone wants”

Here’s a fresh one: Retro Studios is working on something special for the Wii 2, and they say they’ve had dev kits longer than anyone else.