Insomniac’s Outernauts designed as a franchise

Insomniac’s newly-revealed attempt at success on Facebook, Outernauts, will not be a one-off; the studio builds franchises, lead designer Rowan Belden-Clifford says, and this one will be no different.

“Don’t expect Outernauts to be going away anytime soon,” he warns in a chat with Gamasutra.

That said, the game will remain on Facebook only for now. No mobile or other versions are planned. He did express interest in finding out “where Facebook, mobile and tablet games go in the future,” though.

Outernauts was announced earlier this week, along with this trailer: