“Spawn” writer Jon Goff writing the story for Crackdown 3 campaign

Today it was announced that Jon Goff, well known in the comic book industry for his work on “Spawn” and “Jack Rabbit” is writing the story for “Crackdown 3’s” campaign mode. He will join the both development team and another special guest this Saturday at San Diego Comic-con for a panel revealing brand new story details, characters and a discussion around the development of the game.

John will also discuss his role as the author of “Crackdown 3’s” story in campaign mode and share some of the inspirations behind his writing, how he got involved with the project, and the comic book and art influences he hopes to bring with him into the “Crackdown” universe.

“Crackdown 3” marks the explosive return of a celebrated franchise to Xbox, bringing with it all the ingredients that made the series a favorite for fans. 

- Raj | Xbox Wire

Crackdown is one of the more interesting open world franchises for me. It's more arcade-style and that's been missing in the world of AAA games, for the most part.