At the tip of March, 505 Games purchased the Ghostrunner IP from fellow writer All in! Games for €5 million. Now the mud has settled on the deal, the brand new proprietor has launched a roadmap of all the upcoming free and premium content material to reach all through the remainder of the 12 months.
Ghostrunner has been extremely profitable, selling 500,000 copies simply 4 months after its launch in October last year. All in! Games believes that quantity will rise to 1.5 million copies by the tip of 2021. The recreation’s manufacturing prices of €2.5 million had been additionally recouped in a single day. This success led to 505 Games making a “hard to refuse” supply for the IP, and so they now have unique rights to the IP and “all licenses for the technological solutions used in the game”. All in! Games will preserve some earnings as detailed of their preliminary publishing settlement. 505 Games’ co-founders Rami and Raffi Galante stated:
Ghostrunner is without doubt one of the most spectacular indie video games we’ve seen, boasting AAA tech and a singular futuristic cyberpunk-inspired world that’s each intriguing and terrifying. Ghostrunner is a welcome addition to the 505 Games library of owned IP.
The recreation’s new content material will start to reach within the spring with two new modes, together with a Photo Mode. Kill Run is a brand new “challenging” recreation mode the place gamers have to finish ranges in a restricted period of time. There will even be a premium Vanity Pack ending this season of content material. The remainder of the record is a little more obscure, however consists of two new bundles, a brand new recreation mode, and one other premium Vanity Pack for the summer time. The record concludes within the fall with a closing Vanity Pack and the Ultimate DLC. There will even be the PS5 and Xbox Series X/S console upgrade, which will probably be free to all gamers who personal the sport on PS4 or Xbox One.
Ghostrunner is offered now on PS4. Those who haven’t but tried the sport can achieve this by way of the sport’s demo that can also be accessible now.
[Source: All in! Games, 505 Games]