As we have known for some time now, Vampire The Masquerade Bloodlines 2 was very close to being canceled, with the guys at Hardsuit Labs being relieved of the task of making the sequel to the vampire title released in 2004.
Paradox Interactive he declared that he had entrusted the task to another software house, of which to date we still don’t know anything. The publisher has asked fans to wait until the project is ready to show itself to the public again, but in the meantime they are Images of the original project in Hardsuit’s hands emerged online.
The material was disseminated by the designer Viktor Blanke, who collaborated with the software house for a period of two years, before Paradox decided to put a stop to development and completely change direction.
“I worked throughout 2018-2020 with Paradox Interactive & Hard Suit Labs a Vampire – The Masquerade: Bloodlines II, the long-awaited sequel to the 2004 cult RPG. My work ranged from feedback and creative suggestions, to creating styles for concept, visual, UI / UX and brand design, to combining the narrative aspect with the player learning during the early stages of the experience. It was also fun to spend time with former collaborator and Jedi master Anton Grandert on some images from this project. “.
While waiting to learn more about the project, it is certainly interesting to take a look at what could have been Vampire The Masquerade Bloodlines 2 as Hardsuit had imagined it. What do you think of these shots?