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STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (September 27, 2016) Starbreeze AB today announced that the company have entered an agreement with DigitalBros, through its subsidiary 505 Games, an exclusive world-wide retail distribution agreement for the game “RAID: World War II”. The agreement includes the payment of a minimum guarantee amount of royalties of 4 MUSD. Starbreeze retains the digital distribution rights for PC and Console.
“We’re excitedly following the development progress of RAID and have recently premiered the game to consumers at PAX West in September. The team received great feedback and we are psyched to further preview the game at Reboot in Croatia in November. Bringing in our longstanding partner 505 Games felt natural when we decided to take RAID to retail for consoles and we’re looking forward to working together again on yet another great title” said Bo Andersson-Klint, Starbreeze CEO.
Set in the second World War-era, “RAID: World War II” is an action-packed four player co-op shooter that lets you play as raiders during the war, doing undercover missions for the allies while stealing Nazi gold. RAID is developed by Lion Game Lion where Starbreeze is a publishing partner. The game will be released on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One in the summer of 2017.
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