Back in June, inXile Entertainment revealed
that they would be modernizing the classic Choplifter
franchise and releasing a new game in the series, titled Choplifter HD
, for Xbox LIVE Arcade.
Now, Konami has revealed that they will be co-publishing the title for the Xbox 360. To celebrate that fact, several new screens featuring the game's choppers (and one cameo that you may catch) have been released:
Martin Schneider, General Manager for Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH, had the following to say about the new partnership.
The addition of Choplifter HD to KONAMI’s diverse portfolio of games is a testament of our dedication to providing gamers with the best there is to offer in the downloadable sector. Choplifter HD is a true classic, and we are looking forward to working with inXile Entertainment to bring this fun and creative re-imagining of the original title to gamers this winter.Choplifter HD
, which will feature over 30 missions, will be released this Winter. For some footage of the game in action, check out the PAX trailer