Taiwan based game studio Neobards Entertainment is dedicated to developing high quality video games. Neobards recently had the honor of being interviewed by Mirror Media, to discuss their collaboration with Capcom on Resident Evil: Project ReSistance, which featured asymmetrical 4v1 PvP gameplay unique among recently published games.
Much of the development team is Taiwanese, and Taiwanese netizens were surprised to find a good number of very local memes and text throughout the game. The team is additionally quite internet savvy, and with members proficient in English and Japanese the game world includes a lot of fun and punchy dialog and achievements.
Mirror Media sat down for an exclusive interview with Neobards CEO Jean-Marc Morel to discuss how he and his fellow co-founders built the company, the company culture and common values the company is built upon, and the drive to develop games that resonate with players and deliver commercial success.
Want to know more about Neobards, and find out why the company – made up of talented people from around the world – chose to be based in Taiwan? Click the link below to read the interview and find out more!
【Neobards 1】Local Memes Found in Latest Resident Evil Game – Dev Team is Actually from Taiwan
【Neobards 2】Asymmetrical Games are Hard to Balance- “It’s impossible to predict everything that will happen after a game is released.”
【Neobards 3】Why an IP with 24 Years of History was Entrusted to a New Company of 3 Years
【Neobards 4】It Takes Creativity to Make Games – “Basing our company in Taiwan was a correct decision.”
【Neobards 5】Want to Join the Game Industry? “QA is a great place to start.”
About NeoBards Entertainment
NeoBards Entertainment was founded in 2017 by an international team of industry veterans hailing from Taiwan, China, Europe, and the United States. NeoBards based in Taipei with an additional studio in Suzhou. As a team, NeoBards is formed by industry veterans, many with more than 20 years of AAA game development experience at well-known companies, including Sony, Activision, Square Enix, Capcom, EA, and Ubisoft.
NeoBards Entertainment specializes in international project coordination, AAA quality game development, and the imagining and realization of new worlds and IPs. Our passionate team of “Bards” learn and grow from each other, always striving to find new ways to express their love of gaming through their work.
One of our latest works, Resident Evil Resistance was recently published on 3 April, 2020 and bundled with Capcom’s classic IP Resident Evil 3 Remake. Other previous classics produced by the company include Devil May Cry HD Collection, Onimusha: Warlords Remaster (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC), Resident Evil Zero, and Resident Evil Switch version.
NeoBards is united by a love of storytelling, a love of making games, an appreciation for the hard work required to deliver world beating quality.