Starbreeze Entertainment has introduced it has licensed the Dungeons & Dragons IP from Wizards of the Coast to be used in its upcoming Challenge Baxter, which Starbreeze is creating and publishing.
Challenge Baxter is scheduled for launch in 2026 and takes place on this planet of Dungeons & Dragons, and can incorporate Starbreeze’s signature cooperative multiplayer shenanigans, and can importantly characteristic full Cross-Play help. The sport is being developed utilizing the Unreal Engine 5, and can launch on all ‘main platforms.’
Starbreeze CEO Tobias Sjogren, commented:
It’s laborious to think about a greater pairing than Dungeons & Dragons® and Starbreeze – each with their basis in cooperative and neighborhood pushed experiences, ‘play it your manner’ and infinite replayability. When taking a look at potential IPs for our future tasks, Dungeons & Dragons was at all times on the prime of our listing and I’m extremely completely happy to announce this license. I need to thank Wizards of the Coast for being such an excellent associate. Growth of the sport is in full swing, and we’re excited to ship a tremendous Dungeons & Dragons action-adventure in 2026.
Wizards of the Coast and Hasbro’s SVP Digital Technique and Licensing, Eugene Evans, added:
Our gaming manufacturers, together with Dungeons & Dragons, proceed to draw nice companions as we execute our plan to develop our digital video games portfolio by way of licensing and growth. Our collaboration with Starbreeze is a primary illustration of this technique. Given their spectacular video games and fervour for Dungeons & Dragons, we’re assured that they’ll create an expertise that may delight followers worldwide.
[Source – Starbreeze Entertainment]