Tomonobu Itagaki has unveiled Devil's Third, his new game developped at his new studio Valhalla Game. This is fast paced action game will be available for Xbox 360 and Playstation 3, no release date yet. Press release and trailer after the jump.
VALHALLA GAME STUDIOS AND THQ ANNOUNCE GROUND-BREAKING PARTNERSHIP
Premier Action Title for Xbox 360® and PlayStation®3 Revealed
AGOURA HILLS, Calif. June 14, 2010 -- THQ Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI) today announced its ground-breaking partnership with Valhalla Game StudiosTM to publish the studio’s premier videogame title, Devil’s ThirdTM, for the Xbox 360® and PlayStation®3.
From legendary game creator Tomonobu Itagaki and his newly formed Valhalla Game Studios, Devil’s Third is a fast paced action game set in the near future in the wake of a global catastrophe. Tomonobu Itagaki, whose credits include the critically acclaimed Ninja Gaiden and Dead or Alive franchises, has pledged to deliver an experience like no other, combining a deep storyline with original combat mechanics all set against an atmospheric and explosive backdrop.
Tomonobu Itagaki, Chief Technical Officer, Valhalla Game Studios commented, “Here at Valhalla Game Studios, I lead a magnificent team of highly talented creators. Valhalla is looking forward to working with THQ to create an innovative new game that will appeal to gamers all around the world. We think you’ll be as excited to play it as we are to be making it.”
Danny Bilson, THQ Executive Vice President of Core Games commented, “We are honored to be working with Valhalla Game Studios to release their premier title, Devil’s Third. This partnership with leading developer Tomonobu Itagaki reflects the high quality standard we have set for THQ’s Core Games pipeline.”
@Moonwalker: they don't sell on the west in any platform either. not in any sales that are meaningfull for the publisher just for the small niche dev. it's just that localizing is a effortless job (1 Hour ago)
@KORNdog: it's a shame though. 360 had a lot of these games but they are all gone now. I guess they don't only not sell on Japan, neither in the West too. (7 Hours ago)
@Moonwalker: unless he takes a few truck loads of cash with him...no. (8 Hours ago)