Ubisoft Unveil LOST
Ubisoft release the first ever details about their upcoming title (oh hang on I’ve lost it… found it) LOST for Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 Platforms.
Ubisoft in collaboration with ABC Entertainment and ABC Studios’ announced that LOST will launch Q1 2008. Based upon the award-winning TV series of the same name.
Helene Juguet, US senior director of marketing for Ubisoft commented;
“Ubisoft is thrilled to be collaborating with ABC to develop this phenomenal television series into an interactive experience. Ubisoft has worked closely with ABC Studios and the show’s producers to create a compelling storyline that has the same mystery, adventure and intensity fans of the show have come to expect from the ‘Lost’ brand.”
Senior Vice President business development, ABC Entertainment and ABC Studios. Bruce Gersh also stated;
“We’re very excited to be working with Ubisoft to develop a game that captures the same surprise and intrigue as ‘Lost. The series has such a loyal audience, and we’re happy to bring fans an additional way to interact and engage with their favorite characters.”
Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse, executive producers of the ‘Lost’ television series also commented on the recent announcement;
“The sense of adventure and suspense that we strive for in the show is also captured in the Lost video game. Ubisoft has done a fantastic job and come up with a game that is visually amazing and imaginative both on its own and as an extension of the world of the show.”
In LOST you play as a passanger that survived the Oceanic Flight 815 which crashed on an uncharted island somewhere in the Pacific Ocean.
- Play as a survivor of Oceanic Flight 815: Confront your dark past, seek your redemption, and ultimately find a way home.
- Authentic ‘Lost’ experience: Explore familiar locations, unravel mysteries, and interact with the main characters from the show.
- Survive the challenges that the island throws at you: Solve puzzles, outsmart enemies, battle the smoke monster, and overcome many other challenges to survive the island and come out alive.
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