Terraria heading to PlayStation Vita this summer
Video game publisher, 505 Games, has announced that Re-logic studio’s popular side-scrolling building game, Terraria will me making its way the PlayStation Vita this summer.
Terraria was original launched in 2011 for the PC by Re-logic studio, the game turned out to be a success with more than 2 million copies of the game being sold. Earlier this week, Terraria began to look past being a PC only game by releasing a console version of the game on both the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. The console version contains all new content, which will not be made available to PC users.
In regards to the PS Vita announcement, both Tim Woodley, Head of Global Brand at 505 Games and CEE’s Senior Business Development Manager Shahid Ahmad, had the following to say.
Tim Woodley, Head of Global Brand at 505 Games said
“We’re all huge fans of Terraria and have been overwhelmed by the support we’ve received from the existing community since we began working with the property. And it’s been amazing to see how many of those fans have been asking for a portable version of Terraria so they can take their adventures with them on the go. The biggest challenge for us is how to give players the control they need to fully enjoy the experience and we’re really excited to explore the potential of the multiple input options that the PlayStation Vita affords us.”
SCEE’s Senior Business Development Manager Shahid Ahmad said
“We are tremendously excited about bringing Terraria to PS Vita. It’s fantastic news for fans who have been begging for the game to be available on PS Vita and it’s fantastic news for us too, we are delighted about the addition to the platform. For us this is a real coup, the opportunity to bring such a loved game to one of our platforms is really exciting. We are also really confident about how much fans are going to love the PS Vita version; the touch screen will ensure a totally unique experience.”
For more information on Terraria, visit https://www.facebook.com/TerrariaOfficial/.
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