Namco Bandai and Paramount Pictures Announce New Star Trek Game
A new Star Trek game is currently in the works. To be co-published by Paramount Pictures and Namco Bandai, the new game will be set for release in the first quarter of 2013 on the PC and all home consoles.
The game will be released piror to the May 17th release of the next Star Trek movie.
“With our Namco Bandai partners leading the distribution effort, we are confident that we will meet an overwhelming demand to get this exciting console experience into the hands of gamers and Star Trek fans worldwide. The positive response from our initial unveiling at E3 last year was unprecedented, and we are fortunate to have the highest level of production and creative talent on our team that will bring this incredible game out to market next year.” —LeeAnne Stables, Paramount Pictures Executive Vice President of Worldwide Marketing Partnerships
“Star Trek continues to be one of the most beloved entertainment properties around the world, and NAMCO BANDAI Games America is extremely excited to be teaming up with Paramount Pictures to create the definitive Star Trek interactive experience,” —Carlson Choi, VP of Marketing for Namco Bandai
Star Trek will be developed by Digital Extremes and production will be overseen by Paramount Creative Executive Brian Miller. The story of the game will be done by BAFTA award winner Marianne Krawczyk, who is best known for writing the story of God of War. She will be in collaboration with Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman, writers and producers of the upcoming Star Trek film.