Wired Productions partners with Danish development studio Flashbulb Games to secure global retail distribution rights on PS4
Watford, United Kingdom, September 12, 2017: Wired Productions, a leading independent videogames publisher and developer, is today pleased to announce a new partnership with Danish developer Flashbulb Games to bring the much-loved, and critically acclaimed, physics-based puzzle/platformer, Max: The Curse of Brotherhood to PlayStation 4.
Check out the PS4 gameplay trailer here: https://youtu.be/u9eTyp__J-U
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood is a cinematic fairy-tale adventure perfect for the whole family to enjoy. Where Scandinavian storytelling meets colourful 2.5D platformer, Max offers perspective players classic jump and run gameplay, smart and innovative puzzles and a fun and unique gameplay mechanic to boot.
Adventurers must unleash the power of the Magic Marker as they:
- Embark on this classic tale of brotherhood to rescue Max’s kid brother Felix from the grasps of the evil lord Mustacho
- Explore a world filled to the brim with challenging physics puzzles and frantic platforming
- Climb, fight and draw their way through deserts, lantern-lit bogs, ancient temples and lush-green-forests
- Raise great pillars of dirt from the ground to reach new heights, grow trees to make bridges and create swinging vines to cross gaping chasms
We’re absolutely thrilled to be able to finally bring the Flashbulb team’s endearing platform puzzler to the PS4 platform,” said Leo Zullo, Managing Director, Wired Productions. “It’s a magical game with gorgeous visuals that effortlessly combines charming old school platforming action with cunningly-designed puzzle elements. In short, we can’t wait to bring Max to a whole new host of gamers!”
”Ever since we started Flashbulb, it has been our ambition to bring our titles to as wide an audience as possible,” said Rune Dittmer, Managing Partner of Flashbulb Games. “We are very excited to bring The Curse of Brotherhood to the PS4, and for a whole new crowd of players to experience the magic of Max.”
Originally released for the Xbox One and Windows PC, Max: The Curse of Brotherhood received high praise, with fans and critics calling the game “a charming experience from beginning to end”. Rated 12 by PEGI Max: The Curse of Brotherhood is set to be released digitally and through global retail in time for the holiday season.
About Wired Productions Ltd
Wired Productions is an established independent computer games publisher based in Watford, Hertfordshire, UK. Founded in 2008, Wired have produced over 40 titles for many global publishers and are part of the team responsible for the 1.5 million unit selling We Sing franchise. In 2013, Wired moved into console publishing on all major platforms. Notable launches to date include Tiny Troopers Joint Ops, Super Dungeon Bros, the critically acclaimed action RPG Victor Vran and the heart-breaking psychological adventure game The Town of Light.
Wired Productions are also a founding member of We Sing Productions, which is a collaboration between THQ Nordic, Wired Productions and Le Cortex, with the sole mission to establish a new range of We Sing products for all formats.
About Flashbulb Games
Flashbulb games is a leading and innovative new development studio located in Copenhagen, Denmark. Formed in 2016 by the multi-award-winning team behind Microsoft’s now closed Press Play studios, Flasbulb Games are best known for a host of original IP including Kalimba, Max: The Curse of Brotherhood and its mobile predecessor Max and the Magic Marker.
Continuing to set the trend with fun and creatively fuelled gameplay, their latest title Trailmakers - a rally themed, open world, vehicle building sandbox – is set to launch later in 2017.