E3 News – New Features Syberia 3
E3 2016: MICROIDS AND BENOIT SOKAL UNVEIL VIDEO OF NEW FEATURES IN SYBERIA 3, CURRENTLY IN DEVELOPMENT FOR PLAYSTATION 4, XBOX ONE, PC AND MAC
Paris – June 09, 2016
Videogame studio Microids and creator Benoit Sokal reveal new features inSyberia 3, the latest installment in the cult adventure game saga. Currently in development for Playstation 4, Xbox One, PC and Mac, Syberia 3 is scheduled for release on December 1, 2016.
In the video, entitled The Story Continues, Benoit Sokal and his son, Hugo, open up their studio and show players some of the creative processes used inSyberia 3, allowing viewers to learn more about what has taken place between the end of Syberia 2 and the beginning of this new adventure for Kate Walker, the game’s emblematic heroine.
Watch the new Syberia 3 trailer
entitled The Story Continues on the Microids YouTube channel
Comment, share and find all the latest news from the Syberia universe on Twitter: @syberia #syberia3
You may recall, in the latest chapter of Kate Walker’s journey, we find her adrift on a makeshift boat. By good fortune, a caravan of Youkol – who also appeared in Syberia 2 – discovers her before she draws her last breath. Determined to escape their common enemies, Kate decides to aid the nomads accomplish their lone ancestral tradition: to accompany their snow ostriches in their seasonal migration to the sacred steppes so they can reproduce. A voyage through enchanting and wasted lands that will see the young woman experience her most dangerous and marvelous adventure yet, with her enemies always on her heels.
Now in true 3D, Syberia 3 has been developed for PS4, Xbox One, PC and Macsince its inception. Players will enjoy an all-new freedom to explore the magnificent countrysides and cities, unraveling their mysteries and enigmas in a manner never before seen in the saga. Original score has been performed for the game by Inon Zur (Fallout, Dragon Age…), who also scored Syberia 2.
The latest installment in this series will be presented to the media at E3,
the most important videogames expo in the world, in Los Angeles, June 14-16, 2016.
Syberia 3 is scheduled for release on December 1, 2016, for Playstation 4, Xbox One, PC and Mac in French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Chinese (simplified and traditional), Korean, Polish and Russian.
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Microïds will be at E3 2016 from tuesday 14 to thursday 16 june in the Los Angeles Convention Center in the Concourse Hall, meeting room 8608. Don’t hesitate to come to discover the games .
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© 2016 Copyrights : Microids. Microïds is a Trademark of Anuman Interactive. © Anuman Interactive SA.
Author and art director : Benoit Sokal.
Created in 1985, Microïds is an international publisher of multi-platform video games based in Paris (France). Today, it represents Anuman Interactive’s video game business in all its forms.
Managed by its creator Elliot Grassiano, Microïds keeps getting stronger and widens its large game catalogue with genres as varied as adventure, management, simulation and action. Through its adaptations of iconic titles such as “ Syberia” or “ Amerzone”on new supports or through its original creations (“Subject 13”, “Agatha Christie : The A.B.C. Murders”, “Yesterday Origins”, “Motoracer 4”), Microïds is developing on PC, Mac, Playstation 4, Xbox One, as well as iOS and Android mobiles and tablets.
Besides its heroes and heroines from original creations (Kate Walker from “ Syberia ” , Victoria Mc Pherson from “ Still Life ” …), Microïds also creates new titles including other characters or authors from other media (comic books, cinema, literature…) such as Garfield or Agatha Christie.
Microïds is currently developing Syberia 3 scheduled for 2016, responding to many fans of this cult adventure game series (more than 3 million sold) who have been waiting for more than ten years.
About E3 2016
E3 is the world’s premier trade show for computer, video and mobile games and related products. At E3, the video game industry’s top talent pack the Los Angeles Convention Center, connecting tens of thousands of the best, brightest, and most innovative professionals in the interactive entertainment industry. For three exciting days, leading-edge companies, groundbreaking new technologies and never-before-seen products will be showcased. E3 connects you with both new and existing partners and provides unprecedented exposure to emerging markets. E3 is where new worlds of the interactive entertainment industry are inspired.
E3 2016 takes place June 14-16, 2016, at the Los Angeles Convention Center.