[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]
MONTREAL, QC., March 16, 2011 - Trapdoor today announced it has
signed a partnership agreement with independent developer POLYTRON
to co-publish FEZÔ, POLYTRON’s highly-anticipated
downloadable title. The companies will work together to bring
FEZ™ to XBLA in 2011.
"We’ve been fans of the game for years now, and wanted to
support the project in a meaningful way," said Trapdoor
founder Ken Schachter. "We're excited to have the opportunity to
help bring FEZÔ into the hands of gamers."
“What year is it? " asked POLYTRON co-founder and
FEZÔ creator Phil Fish when contacted for a comment. "Who's
the president? IT'S BEEN HOW LONG?!?!?!?"
Last November Trapdoor announced a publishing deal with EA
, the company’s first console title. The game
premiered alongside FEZÔ at PAX East this March.
Founded in 2008, Trapdoor is an independent game developer
committed to making digitally distributed games with AAA production
values. Based in Montreal, Quebec, Trapdoor employs industry
veterans and upcoming talent to craft stunning games that value
innovation over imitation. For more information about Trapdoor,
POLYTRON is an independent game studios with offices located
under the sea, on the moon and in Montreal, Canada, known for its
highly-anticipated headwear simulator, FEZÔ. For more
information visit their website at