Responding to a Twitter thread highlighting Howard’s involvement in multiple Bethesda projects at the same time, Hines reassured fans of his priorities. “Todd is currently an EP on many BGS and other projects, such as the Fallout TV show,” the tweet read. “His main focus remains to lead the upcoming Starfield and TES6 games, which are unaffected by today’s news.”
Todd is currently an EP on numerous BGS and other projects, such as the Fallout TV show. Its main focus remains the realization of the next Starfield and TES6 games, which are not affected by today’s news.
– Pete Hines (@DCDeacon) January 12, 2021
Part of this involvement in the game Indiana Jones seems to be the result of Howard’s love for the franchise – to the point where we thought he could have been. actively teasing the Indiana Jones project months ago. Ultimately, he just has a lot of Indy products on his shelves.
“Todd has been a lifelong Indy fan and has been trying to make this game for over a decade,” Hines wrote of the announcement. “He is more than delighted to be working with the award winning team at MachineGames, a perfect fit for Indy.”
For more on MachineGames’ Indiana Jones Project, check out our drafting of the game announcement, and our Unlocked Podcast episode where we wonder whether it could be an Xbox exclusive.
Jordan Oloman is a freelance writer for IGN. Follow him on Twitter.