Once again, the former Rare team members at Playtonic Games have shot down rumors about a new Banjo-Kazooie game being developed by the studio. It took to Twitter to say the project isn’t happening. This marks the second time in the last six months that the company has set the record straight.
Here’s Playtonic’s statement. There is no ambiguity there. No new Banjo-Kazooie game is in development there, even though the company’s account said they still love the series.
We aren’t working on a new Banjo game.
We’re clarifying this because we don’t like the idea of fans getting their hopes up. Sorry. https://t.co/p7GSpF07jG
— Playtonic (@PlaytonicGames) April 9, 2020
The last time this sort of rumor came up was in November 2019. That happened because Mumbo Jumbo creator Ed Bryan joined Playtonic and said he was coming “out of retirement.” People misinterpreted that and wondered if it meant more Banjo and Kazooie adventures.
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