Two of the unique creators behind beloved hospital administration sim Theme Hospital, Gary Carr and Mark Webley, are engaged on a contemporary non secular successor to that recreation. Named Two Level Hospital (after their new firm, Two Level Studios), the hospital sim goals to deliver again the “humor, allure and replayability” of its inspiration.
Sega is publishing Two Level Hospital, which is certain for Home windows PC through Steam later this yr.
“Gary and I’ve been speaking about this challenge for numerous years and are actually excited to be saying Two Level Studios’ first recreation,” stated Mark Webley, co-founder of the studio, in a launch. Co-founder Gary Carr added: “The wonderful workforce we’ve managed to deliver collectively, and our partnership with Sega, has actually allowed this primary a part of our imaginative and prescient to lastly come to fruition.”
Carr and Webley labored collectively at British studio Bullfrog on titles like Theme Park and Theme Hospital. The pair later labored at Lionhead Studios, which Webley helped co-found, on Black and White and Fable.
The unique Theme Hospital was launched in 1997 for PC. A PlayStation model was launched the next yr. The sunshine-hearted sim tasked gamers with constructing and sustaining a hospital; hiring and managing medical and administrative workers; and treating sufferers who examine into the hospital with fictional, comical ailments.
You’ll be able to watch an informercial-style trailer for Two Level Hospital above, which focuses on the remedy of a person stricken with “light-headedness” (aka having one’s head flip into a light-weight bulb). A batch of screenshots of Two Level Hospital could be see within the gallery beneath.