Speaking on a recent podcast episode XboxEramarking its 100th issue, head of the gaming division Microsoft Phil Spencer talked about State of Decay 3sharing a brief impression of his time with the game and how he “incredibly excited about the improvements“, which the team Undead Labs makes compared to the previous parts of the series.
“It may not be such a big surprise to people who have watched me play, but I’m a big fan of State of Decay 2. Looking at State of Decay 3, I’m incredibly excited about some of the improvements they’re going to make,” Spencer said. . “We haven’t shown much from State of Decay 3, but Undead Labs has a template and they’ve followed it from the very first chapter, they know what they want to achieve in the new part. I love co-op games, I love building, I love mining, and I’m really excited about where the team is headed.”
Earlier this year, it was confirmed that the developers had opened a new studio as production on State of Decay 3 picked up pace, and that the game was being developed on Unreal Engine 5.