Skybound Leisure at the moment introduced a partnership with Placing Distance Studios and Krafton that can assist convey The Callisto Protocol, a single-player, narrative pushed survival horror recreation, to PCs and consoles in 2022. With its experience in constructing horror-themed transmedia model extensions, Skybound will act as a strategic companion for Placing Distance Studios and writer Krafton bringing its international advertising and distribution capabilities to the sport.
The Callisto Protocol is about in Black Iron Jail on Jupiter’s lifeless moon of Callisto within the yr 2320. Gamers should survive unspeakable horrors as they escape Black Iron and uncover the darkish secrets and techniques of the mysterious United Jupiter Firm. Developed by the crew behind the enduring Lifeless Area franchise, The Callisto Protocol is a next-generation tackle the survival horror style that goals to boost the bar for immersive interactive storytelling.
“Placing Distance Studios has one purpose with The Callisto Protocol – to make some of the terrifying video games of all time,” stated Glen Schofield, CEO of Placing Distance Studios. “Skybound Leisure is unequalled within the worlds of sci-fi and horror storytelling, and might be an unbelievable companion for KRAFTON and Placing Distance Studios as we convey the world of The Callisto Protocol to life in video games and past.
The Callisto Protocol was first launched at The Recreation Awards in December 2020 with a cinematic trailer, and follow-up uncensored purple band trailer, set deep throughout the depths of Black Iron Jail.
“The crew at Placing Distance Studios are the online game trade’s greatest at creating blockbuster video games,” stated Robert Kirkman, Chairman of Skybound Leisure and creator of The Strolling Lifeless. “By means of Skybound, The Strolling Lifeless has expanded from its authentic comedian e book to a number of tv collection, books, video video games, merchandise, and extra, and we will’t wait to discover comparable potentialities for The Callisto Protocol with Skybound’s multiplatform experience. We’re excited to be engaged on this IP alongside the sport’s writer, Krafton.”
“Krafton is thrilled to hitch forces with Skybound Leisure to assist us convey Placing Distance Studio’s formidable new tackle survival horror to life,” stated Ashley Youngsun Nam, Head of International Enterprise Improvement and Studio Administration for Krafton. “We’ve assembled a dream crew of builders and publishing expertise that’s poised to redefine sci-fi horror for a complete new era of avid gamers around the globe.”
The Callisto Protocol is at present in improvement at Placing Distance Studios within the San Francisco suburb of San Ramon, California. The crew has grown to greater than 150 recreation trade veterans in lower than 18 months.
Study extra about The Callisto Protocol at CallistoTheGame.com.