Bloober Team explains why The Medium is not cross-gen.
Horror enthusiasts Bloober Team are going to have a big presence on next-gen consoles right out the game. In addition to Observer: System Redux – which will be releasing on both PS5 and Xbox Series X – they’ve also got The Medium in the works, a game that will be releasing as a console exclusive for Microsoft’s system. And while many developers and publishers will be choosing to launch as cross-gen releases for the foreseeable future, Bloober Team are going all-in on next-gen with their newest game.
But why exactly is that the case? Well, quite simply, according to lead game designer Wojciech Piejko, Bloober Team simply would not have been able to realize their vision for the game on current gen systems.
Speaking to GameSpot, Piejko talked about a very particular defining feature of the game, and while he…