Industrial Toys

Midnight Star release window set for summer, benefits from $5 million in funding

Midnight Star, the free-to-play online tablet shooter from Halo creator Alex Seropian’s Industrial Toys, will end its closed beta phase within the next few weeks. The game has also benefited from $5 million in funding, thanks to and investment from venture equity firm Accel Partners.

7 years ago

Industrial Toys headlines

  • Tablet shooter Morning Star is now called Midnight Star

    Industrial Toys is a studio founded by Halo co-creator Alex Seropian, and they’ve been hard at work on a first person shooter for tablets. It was known as Morning Star, but the developer has decided to change the time of day and rebrand the project Midnight Star instead, due to another trademark application for the […]

    7 years ago
  • Morning Star - Bungie founder's new studio announces first mobile title

    Bungie founder Alex Seropian’s new studio, Industrial Toys, has announced Morning Star as its first title. The firm hopes the sci-fi shooter for iOS will “change expectations” for core gamers playing on mobile devices.

    8 years ago
  • Ex-Bungie dev wants to put touch controls in-game, not on-screen

    Bungie co-founder Alex Seropian wants to stop trying to emulate control pads with Industrial Toys’ first foray into mobile shooters.

    9 years ago
  • Ex-Disney game studios boss co-founds Industrial Toys

    Ex-Disney Interactive Studios head and Bungie co-founder Alex Seropian, alongside ex-Dreamworks VP Brent Pease and president Tim Harris, has set up a new mobile studio known as Industrial Toys. The company, which will “kickass art talent from ex-Marvel and DC,” will aim on making core games for the mobile market.Seropian left Disney earlier this month. […]

    9 years ago