Namco Bandai announced today that Knights Contract
, the latest title from Game Republic, the developers behind Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom
, is set to launch in Europe on February 25th, 2011.Knights Contract
is a fantasy horror title which takes place during a time when there was much paranoia about witches. You play as Heinrich, an executioner who has been cursed with immortality by Gretchen, a reincarnation of a witch who was murdered by Heinrich. When a "stupendously evil and deadly threat descends to the Earth", Gretchen, who doesn't want to die again, compels Heinrich to protect her from the supernatural threat.
While Knights Contract
has also been officially announced for release in the US, no specific date has been given at this time.