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Fumito: The Last Guardian still being worked on


11:45 AM on 02.13.2013
Fumito: The Last Guardian still being worked on photo



Fumito Ueda has assured Team ICO fans that The Last Guardian is still in development under his creative guidance. While the game's been in development for roughly ten thousand years, there is not yet cause for alarm with this PS3 exclusive. 

"As some of you may have heard, I left Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Studio some time ago to pursue my creative passions," he wrote on his site. "Nevertheless, I continue working on The Last Guardian as a freelance contributor. While it’s been a long time coming, The Last Guardian remains under my creative supervision and is still in development by an incredibly talented team."

The developer said we'd need to keep our eyes on Sony for any official details on the project. He added that he intended to continue working on The Last Guardian "as well as pursue new creative projects with a fresh perspective."

Will we catch a sniff of this project at Sony's big February 20th thing-of-things? Time will tell. It'd be nice to have some new screenshots, at any rate. Sick of using the same five header images for these "Last Guardian totally not dead yet" stories.





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6:30 PM on 03.17.2015
The Last Guardian is probably still being made

The sly detectives over on NeoGAF have discovered that Sony has renewed the trademark for The Last Guardian after an administrative error let it expire previously. So keep holding your breath, fans -- you may very well g...more



8:00 AM on 02.23.2015
Game News Haikus: The Order: 1886, Pokémon Shuffle, and more

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7:30 AM on 02.17.2015
Last Guardian 'still in development' despite trademark abandonment

Folks were worried last night when Sony failed to extend the trademark for The Last Guardian. Sony confirmed to GameSpot that it, "can confirm that the Last Guardian is still in development." Failing to renew the tr...more



6:45 PM on 02.16.2015
Sony appears to have 'abandoned' its trademark for The Last Guardian

Waiting to finally see more of Sony’s elusive The Last Guardian? You may be in for some disappointing news in the near future, as one eagle-eyed NeoGAF user discovered Sony has opted not to extend its trademark for...more



8:00 PM on 08.17.2014
The Last Guardian making progress, won't be at TGS

The Last Guardian wasn't at Gamescom and isn't likely to appear at Tokyo Game Show either. Asked by Eurogamer whether the truant PlayStation exclusive would surface next month in Chiba, Sony Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yosh...more



1:55 PM on 06.11.2014
Shuhei Yoshida wants to release The Last Guardian information when it's no longer 'piecemeal'

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12:30 PM on 06.08.2014
Sony: The Last Guardian is not cancelled

[Update: IGN has issued a retraction and apology.] Sony once again is fending off rumors regarding the status of The Last Guardian. Yesterday evening, IGN reported the long-awaited project from Team Ico had been cancelled, ci...more



7:30 PM on 03.12.2014
Sony: 'I love that people are still interested in' The Last Guardian

Rub that salt in those wounds. PlayStation head of internal software development Scott Rohde spoke with IGN, vaguely, about how The Last Guardian from Team ICO is "absolutely in the mix." "You’re going to be very frustr...more



1:00 PM on 11.19.2013
Ueda feels 'terribly sorry' about Last Guardian delays

The Last Guardian director Fumito Ueda issued an apology to fans over the long wait for Team Ico's eternally forthcoming effort. “Putting aside the short-term output, more than anything I feel terribly sorry that f...more



3:00 PM on 10.03.2013
Team ICO is re-engineering The Last Guardian

The longer we go without hearing anything of substance about Team ICO's The Last Guardian, the more convinced I become that it's ultimately destined for PlayStation 4. Last we heard, Puppeteer and Knack were "taking priority"...more




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9:00 PM on 03.09.2015
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There was almost ice skating in The Witcher 3

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