Chillingo, leading independent mobile games publisher and division of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA), today announced that they are partnering with prominent Cambridge, UK-based independent video game developer Ninja Theory Ltd. to publish the studioÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s first mobile game, Fightback for the App Store and Google Play.
From the award-winning studio behind Heavenly Sword, Enslaved: Odyssey to the West and DmC: Devil May Cry, Ninja TheoryÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Fightback is a thrilling free-to-play action game with a striking 80s action movie vibe and a revolutionary touch-based combat system.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“Chillingo is very excited to collaborate with such a talented, critically-acclaimed studio to help shape their first title for the mobile market,Ã¢â‚¬Â states Ed Rumley, COO, Chillingo. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Our team is working closely with Ninja Theory to ensure Fightback delivers a phenomenal experience for mobile and tablet devices.Ã¢â‚¬Â
Ã¢â‚¬Å“Mobile and tablet gaming is a phenomenon that we just couldnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t ignore as a studio and weÃ¢â‚¬â„¢re very proud to be working with one of the industryÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s heavy-weights on bringing Fightback to market. Ninja Theory has always strived for the highest production values and that absolutely remains the case in this exciting new space,Ã¢â‚¬Â said Dominic Matthews, Product Manager, Ninja Theory Ltd.
Fightback is slated to launch this summer. Hands-on previews will be shared with press at the E3 Expo in Los Angeles. Additional details and information will be available at www.chillingo.com in the coming months.