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  505 GAMES AND KOJIMA PRODUCTIONS WILL RELEASE ‘ DEATH STRANDING’  FOR PC ON EPIC GAMES STORE AND STEAM SIMULTANEOUSLY
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11/08/2019
 


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CALABASAS, Calif – Nov. 8, 2019 – Following last week’s announcement that 505 Games will publish the PC version of Hideo Kojima’s genre-defying Death Stranding, the global publisher has revealed the game will launch simultaneously on the Epic Games Store and Steam in Summer 2020. Pre-orders for Death Stranding on PC are now available, with a base price of £54.99.

 

Developed by Kojima ProductionsDeath Stranding is one of the most anticipated projects of the decade. Starring Norman Reedus (The Walking Dead) as Sam Bridges, the game takes place in the near future, where mysterious explosions have rocked the planet, setting off a series of supernatural events known as the Death Stranding. With spectral creatures plaguing the landscape, and the planet on the verge of a mass extinction, it’s up to Sam to journey across the ravaged wasteland to save mankind from impending annihilation.

 

The groundbreaking experience from legendary game creator Hideo Kojima also features the acting and voice talents of Mads Mikkelsen (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) and Léa Seydoux (Spectre), with additional appearances by Academy Award®  winning director Guillermo del Toro (The Shape of Water), comedian and television host Conan O’Brien (TBS’ Conan) and renowned games industry personality Geoff Keighley, creator of The Game Awards®.

 

Players can pre-order Death Stranding now for PC on the Epic Games Store (https://www.epicgames.com/store/en-US/product/death-stranding/home )

or Steam (https://store. steampowered.com/app/1190460).

For more information on Death Stranding, please visit: https://505games.com/games/death-stranding/.

 

Media Contacts

Marcus Toon

UK Marketing Manager

[email protected]

 

James Reid

Marketing Director

[email protected]

About 505 Games

505 Games, a subsidiary of the Italian entertainment company Digital Bros., is a global video game publisher focused on offering a broad selection of titles for players of all ages and skill levels. The company publishes and distributes premium and free-to-play games on leading console, PC (Steam and GoG) and handheld platforms as well as for mobile devices and social networks.

Publishing highlights in premium games include Remedy Entertainment’s critically-acclaimed Control, Koji Igarashi’s Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, Indivisible, Assetto Corsa Competizione, Brothers – A Tale of Two Sons, Last Day of June, PAYDAY 2, Terraria, Portal Knights, ABZÛ, Virginia and How to Survive. Free-to-play publishing highlights include Battle Islands, Gems of War and Hawken. Distribution highlights include No Man’s Sky, Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, Warhammer: Vermintide 2, Dead by Daylight and Inside/Limbo. Upcoming titles include Typhoon Studios’ comedic action-exploration game Journey to the Savage Planet and dance-fitness game Zumba® Burn it Up! for Nintendo Switch™.

505 Games has offices in California, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, China and Japan. The company works with a network of distribution and sub-licensing partners in all other markets.  For more information on 505 Games and its products please visit 505games.com.

 

About Kojima Productions

Kojima Productions is a creative studio helmed by renowned game creator Hideo Kojima. The studio was established in December of 2015 under the banner of "From Sapiens to Ludens,” which signifies an evolution from "human beings" to "beings who play". The latest game production, Death Stranding, is currently under development in collaboration with Sony Interactive Entertainment. Kojima Productions is dedicated to providing Ludens across the globe with completely new and original play experiences.