Deep Silver have signed a license agreement with Twentieth Century FoxÂ for adaptation of the hit tv series on PC and consoles.Prison Break, developed by Zootfly, will be published by Deep Silver.
“The ingenious plots and fast action of â€œPrison Breakâ€ thrill TV audiences around the world, and provide the ideal basis for a video game,” says Dr. Klemens Kundratitz, CEO of Koch Media. “The game will offer the same blend of action and suspense as the show, appealing to fans of the series as well as video gamers.”
â€œWho doesnâ€™t love the thrill of a prison break? Itâ€™s a great basis for any video game, but even better when utilizing the intricate storyline and colorful characters created for the Fox series,” says Gary Rosenfeld, Senior Vice President of New Media for Fox Licensing.
The player will take on the role of company agent Tom Paxton, who has been sent to Fox River State Penitentiary to find out why Michael Scofield, a man with no previous criminal record, became a bank robber. The game will run parallel to season one and will feature many of the characters from this season.