The scoop comes courtesy of industry insider and Niko Partners senior analyst Daniel Ahmad, who says the follow-up is already in a pre-production phase:
Whether or not a future entry in the series would even see a release on a Nintendo platform is another question altogether.
Private Division and Virtuos are still trying to improve the overall experience of the original game on the Switch and intend to release a patch later this month. Switch owners are also waiting for the first story DLC - Peril on Gorgon - to arrive.
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