The lights are on
Today's Xbox One presentation was light on games, but it sounds like Microsoft has surprises up its sleeves for E3. Speaking with Polygon, Microsoft's Studios corporate vice president Phil Spencer confirmed that one of Rare's established franchises will be making an appearance at E3 this year for Xbox One.
Spencer said, "Fans of Rare and Rare IP I think will be pleased with what we're going to show at E3," and followed up saying, "That historic IP that they've built I think can play a real important role on Xbox One."
Rare owns a number of IPs and franchises including Banjo-Kazooie, Conker, Perfect Dark, Viva Pinata, Kameo, and it recently renewed the trademark for Killer Instinct.
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It's definitely Killer Instinct.
BETTER BRING BACK CONKER!!!! YOU BETTER!!!! You murdered Rare, but you can fix it by REVIVING CONKER!!! I WANT CONKER!!!!!!!!!!!! AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!
kinect sports 2 here we come!!!!
BANJO THREEIE BANJO THREEIE BANJO THREEIE
NOT Nuts and Bolts 2
I kinda don't care anymore. I'm of the mindset that Rare is like Silicon Knights/Denis Dyack these days. I don't expect anything great from them, and I feel that everyone who made those companies worthwhile (primarily Nintendo), is too far removed or gone completely to make any meaningful difference.
For as much as I want a new Killer Instinct, I don't think Rare has the chops to do it.
i might eventually break down and buy one of these things if there's a banjo game.
Banjo, Kazooie, Joanna Dark, Elvis, and Conker all become unlockable characters in the next Killer Instinct. Please.
I hope to see Conker and Banjo coming coming back, in the near future.
I want a conker 2, Kameo 2 and a proper Perfect Dark 2.
Please, for the love of god... NOT ANOTHER GOD DAMN NUTS & BOLTS.
I BEG OF YOU.
PLEASE DON'T DO THAT TO ME AGAIN!
It better be Conker...
Conkers other bad fur day please I beg you.
Poor Rare's been put on the shelf for WAY too long, so they had better make use of them for the X-Box One in a good way, namely an awesome Banjo title. However, I would admit that making a wacky Conker game as the X-Box One's flagship series would be highly amusing, even if not family friendly, lol. Probably just gonna be Killer Instinct if they renewed the trademark.
Yeah... anyone else remember the last time Rare had a "historic" franchise reappearance? Nuts and Bolts is not the most fondly remembered game by my recollection.
killer instinct , and conker,( perfect dark featuring orchid)
My guess is that it will be a new Banjo-Kazooie. They need a game that will appeal to everyone, be it children and adults, hardcore gamers and casual gamers, and I think this would be the game to do that. Hopefully it would be a more traditional Banjo game harkening back to the series roots. If this ends up not being the case, my second guess would be Killer Instinct given the recent renewal of the trademark.