Bandai Namco To Publish Get Even
Today Bandai Namco have announced that they've struck a deal with The Farm 51 (Painkiller Hell & Damnation and Deadfall Adventures) to publish Get Even. What is it you ask? Well we'll let the press release do the talking for us because we can't really say it any better ourselves:
Leading video game publisher and developer BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe today announced a publishing agreement with The Farm 51 on Get Even, coming to Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and PC in 2016.
Get Even is the psychological thriller movie genre made video game; blurring lines and blending the frantic tension of the FPS genre with the oppressive intimacy of a complex personal investigation. Eschewing the usual clichés and gung-ho scenarios currently inhabiting the FPS genre, Get Even packs an alternative, mature and intriguing story combined with strong shooter elements.
“We are very proud to be collaborating with The Farm 51 on this promising title” said Herve Hoerdt, Vice President of IP Strategy, Digital, Marketing & PR at BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe. ”Get Even will definitely be one of BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment’s key titles in the upcoming year; with its movie-like approach and its mature and intimate story, all players should keep an eye on this game!”
“We’re pleased to be working with BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment to publish Get Even globally. We are convinced that they are deeply committed to help us make this game a unique experience. Not only will BANDAI NAMCO publish Get Even, but they are also helping us on a production level and fully support our vision of the game. We believe Get Even is an innovative landmark in the FPS genre and expertise provided by BANDAI NAMCO will be a very important factor in helping us realize its potential - said Wojciech Pazdur, Development Director at The Farm 51.
Bucking against the trends of the modern FPS sounds like an interesting goal that could make for an interesting experience and you can be sure we'll be keeping our eye out for more info in the future so stay tuned.