Harvey Smith's New First-Person RPG

Gamasutra reports on Harvey Smith’s keynote at the AGDC Game Career Summit, where the former Origin, ION Storm, and Midway designer described an unnamed immersive first-person RPG he's working on at Arkane Austin. During the keynote he said, "Arkane as a company is very focused on immersive first-person experiences," and described his own design philosophy: "My focus is very much around games like Deus Ex." They spoke with him after the talk and he spoke of his happiness at returning to a project in the vein of Deus Ex and Thief: Deadly Shadows.