Bandai Namco have announced a partnership with Devolver Digital to bring Shadow Warrior to Xbox One and PlayStation 4.
The game was developed by Flying Wild Hogs, the developer behind the surprisingly underrated Hard Reset and it a re-imagining of the 1997 game of the same name.
The console versions of Shadow Warrior will being with it a few new features:
* New Arena mode where Lo Wang faces off against waves of enemies in three custom-designed environments
* All-New Campaign content featuring the head of the nefarious Zilla Corporation.
* Exclusive weapons including the sledgehammer from Serious Sam 3, the katana from Hotline Miami, the “Zilla Enterprises Z45 katana” and “classic Shadow Warrior katana”
“Our fans have been very vocal about bringing Shadow Warrior to PlayStation®4 and Xbox One so we’re absolutely thrilled to be working with our friends at Bandai Namco to have Wang bring a sword to a gunfight” Fork Parker.Devolver, CFO at Devolver Digital.
“To follow-up with its tradition of distributing very high quality games to the market, BANDAI NAMCO Games Europe teams-up with Devolver Digital to bring a highly-praised game onto the new generation consoles! Thanks to Devolver Digital savoir-faire and BANDAI NAMCO Games massive distribution channels, we are aiming to make this new release a huge success for the upcoming years”. Alberto Gonzalez Lorca, VP 3rdParties and Business Development at BANDAI NAMCO Games Europe.
Shadow Warrior will release on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on September 26th.