NAMCO BANDAI Games and game developer Lexis Numérique announced a worldwide distribution agreement for Red Johnson’s Chronicles – One Against All on Xbox LIVE Arcade for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. The game will also be released on the PlayStation Network published and distributed by Lexis Numérique.
The new installment in the Red Johnson series is a puzzle-based investigation game set in a noir universe with dark humour. In the shoes of the detective, Red Johnson’s Chronicles – One Against All players will have to use their brains — as well as Red’s — but also many tools to analyse crime scenes and question witnesses.
The first iteration of the series Red Johnson’s Chronicles was launched on the PlayStation™ Network only and was critically acclaimed. This opus still features our eponymous hero but in a totally new investigation. In addition to a new storyline, a new help system has been implemented and motion captured animations have been enhanced. With its totally unique design, Red Johnson’s Chronicles – One Against All will provide more than eight hours of fun.
“We are proud to publish such an original game and support the talented development studio Lexis Numérique” said Olivier Comte, Senior Vice President, NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S, “We believe it is important to promote a variety of quality titles and Red Johnson’s Chronicles — One Against All is a unique game that will appeal to many players.”
José Sanchis, Lexis Numérique’s CEO, is also very enthusiastic about the partnership with NAMCO BANDAI Games: “We always try to build long-term relationships with our partners, and NAMCO BANDAI Games is definitely one we do trust and respect. We believe we have strong complementary assets that reinforce our common goal to be among the top online entertainment players”.
Red Johnson’s Chronicles – One Against All will be released on Xbox Live Arcade and the PlayStation Network mid September 2012. Red Johnson’s Chronicles” and “Red Johnson’s Chronicles – One Against All” will soon be available for PC.