EA and Coldwood Interactive Extend Partnership for New Project

EA have announced on their official site that they have struck a new deal with Coldwood Interactive – the developers of Unravel – to extend their partnership for the small developer’s next project.

Patrick Söderlund declared in his statement: “At EA, we love working with creative and passionate development teams, in our own studios and our partners, which is why I’m very pleased to announce that we’ve signed a new agreement with Coldwood to work with them on their next project.”

Now quite the new project is going to be has yet to be announced, EA committed only to “sharing more when the time is right”. Martin Sahlin (creative director) and his team created the charming Unravel, which was released for PS4 and Xbox One in February this year.

Whilst being artistically charming and a novel idea, the game was sadly a little lacklustre when it game to its gameplay – not the area you want to fall short in. This is an area where developers – particularly smaller independent developers need to be mindful, as it is sometimes the case when a game’s artistic merit overshadows how fun it is to play (see Never Alone, White Night, and The Unfinished Swan).

We will keep our ears to ground to see what the team at Coldwood Interactive, in newly inked collaboration with EA, produce next…

Share this article:

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on tumblr
Share on email
Share on whatsapp

Recent Posts

Final Checkpoint Podcast

The Avengers Game Kind Of Looks Good? | Final Checkpoint Podcast Ep. 48

This week Joel and Ben discuss Crystal Dynamic’s latest The Avengers War Table update which goes in depth with more gameplay, customization, missions, and what will be available in the …

Game Reviews

Ghost of Tsushima Review | Beautiful, Elegant, Familiar

The PS4 is entering the twilight years of its era, and Ghost of Tsushima was positioned to be the finale to the long list of extremely high caliber and amazingly …

Game Reviews

SkaterXL Review – The First Real Skating Sim

SkaterXL is here to kick off the resurgence of the skating game genre. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 and 2 are getting remade, Session has made waves, and Skate 4 …

Final Checkpoint Podcast

Xbox Games Showcase & Ghost of Tsushima Impressions | Final Checkpoint Podcast Ep. 47

This week Joel and Ben review the Xbox Games Showcase. They discuss whether Xbox sold us on purchasing their new console or just a shiny new PC. Then they dive …

Final Checkpoint Podcast

Our Favorite Games of 2020 So Far! | Final Checkpoint Podcast Ep. 46

Joel and Ben discuss some quick headlines before jumping into their favorite games of 2020 so far. The list includes, The Last of Us Part II, Gears Tactics, Xenoblade Chronicles …

PlayStation Plus Game Deals

Don’t Miss July 2020’s PlayStation Plus Games

There is still time to grab this month’s Playstation Plus titles. This month was a little different because PlayStation celebrates 10 years since PlayStation Plus was first introduced back on …

New Merch In Stock! ✊🏾

Ultra soft, authentic ringspun cotton. 100% of earnings will be donated.