Serial racing game developer, Milestone S.r.l, have already teased the details of the rapidly approaching Sebastien Loeb Rally EVO on Xbox One. Initially only looking like a European release, Milestone have announced a partnership that may please racing gamers in North and Latin America.
Teaming up with Square Enix, Milestone have revealed that they can now bring their racing fare to the Americas, starting with the previously mentioned Sebastien Loeb Rally EVO. The agreement sees Milestone retaining all developement aspects, while Square Enix will handle distribution and marketing in both territories. This deal will see further Milestone racing releases handled by Square Enix throughout 2016.
Mike Silbowitz, Senior Director of marketing at Square Enix;
Milestone’s distinguished track record of creating superior racing games gives us an excellent opportunity not only to expand and diversify our game portfolio but also to introduce these remarkable games to a broader audience. We’re confident that North American and Latin American players will embrace these exciting and competitive games.
Luisa Bixio, Milestone’s VP was also upbeat;
Partnering with Square Enix, a world-renowned and respected industry leader with a vast wealth of expertise and resources will allow us to better reach our dedicated and enthusiastic fans and ensure a successful partnership. We look forward to sharing our passion for four and two wheels with a larger audience.
Sebastien Loeb Rally EVO, the first title to release in this new publishing partnership, will release on the 15th of March