Today Chillingo, EA’s leading independent mobile games publisher, has announced that they will be partnering with Ninja Theory to publish a new mobile game for the iOS and Android, called Fightback. Fightback will be Ninja Theory’s first attempt at publishing a mobile game.
Fightback is a free-to-play, neon filled, action game with a “striking 80s action movie vibe and a revolutionary touch-based combat system.”
“Chillingo is very excited to collaborate with such a talented, critically-acclaimed studio to help shape their first title for the mobile market,” states Ed Rumley, COO, Chillingo. “Our team is working closely with Ninja Theory to ensure Fightback delivers a phenomenal experience for mobile and tablet devices.”
“Mobile and tablet gaming is a phenomenon that we just couldn’t ignore as a studio and we’re very proud to be working with one of the industry’s heavy-weights on bringing Fightback to market,” proclaims Dominic Matthews, Product Manager, Ninja Theory Ltd. “Ninja Theory has always strived for the highest production values and that absolutely remains the case in this exciting new space.”
Fightback is set for release sometime this summer. Previews of the game will be shown to the press at E3