505 Games and Remedy Entertainment (the creator behind Xbox exclusive IP Quantum Break and Alan Wake) have signed a publishing deal for a new unannounced third-person action game for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. According to the details revealed by Remedy on their official website, this unannounced game is codenamed as PROJECT 7 (P7), and it is a cinematic third person action game set in a new Remedy-created universe.
Furthermore, P7 features an intriguing story, and the game mechanics are going to be the deepest, never seen before in a Remedy game. P7 will be powered by Remedy’s Northlight Engine.
On this new partnership, Digital Bros (the firm that owns 505 Games) said: “It is a sign of how far 505 Games has come that we are now in a position to partner with such a talented development studio as Remedy Entertainment. Our mutual life-stages, ambitions and business objectives are actually very well-aligned and we are excited to enter into what feels like a very natural partnership. The agreement fits perfectly with our strategy of continuous improvement of the quality and the potential returns of our portfolio.”
Tero Virtala, CEO of Remedy Entertainment added: “We have a strong vision of what P7 should be. 505 Games brings into this partnership experience and competences that help us successfully make this vision become reality together. Remedy is also investing in P7 and is deeply committed to creating an unique gaming experience that will keep the players engaged and playing for a long time to come. We are really excited to embark on this journey with 505 Games.”
What do you guys think: Will Remedy Entertainment be able to pull this off easily?