Adult Swim Games, in partnership with Samurai Jack creator Genndy Tartakovsky, and developer Soleil Games have announced Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time. Based on the Emmy Award-winning series and scripted from its head writer Darrick Bachman, this new action platformer is expected to launch summer 2020 on PlayStation®4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and Windows PC.
Set immediately before Samurai Jack’s ultimate confrontation with his arch-nemesis Aku, Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time is the great stoic hero’s untold final adventure. Trapped by Aku in an alternate timeline, Samurai Jack must team up with his closest friends and allies against some of the series’ most notorious villains to fulfill his destiny once and for all.
Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time is made for fans of Samurai Jack and action games alike, with classic hack-and-slash gameplay, stylized 3D art design, and the series renowned blend of humor and drama. Slice and dice your enemies with over a dozen unique melee and ranged weapons, unlock new skills, combos and abilities, and traverse the fantastic world of the show to help Jack get home.
PAX East attendees can discover more about Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time at the Adult Swim Games panel in the Dragonfly Theatre, featuring Samurai Jack’s creator, Genndy Tartakovsky, and head writer, Darrick Bachman, Friday, February 28, at 1:30 pm ET. Fans can also attend the Adult Swim party on Saturday, February 29 at The Grand Boston. Full details on the party can be found here http://bit.ly/2ugmMgd.
Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time will be available on PlayStation® 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and Windows PC. Preordering will be available at a later point. For more information, visit www.samuraijackgame.com.
About Adult Swim Games
Adult Swim Games oversees the production, publishing, and marketing of original games created by independent developers from around the world. With more than 200 games across PC, mobile, web, console and VR, Adult Swim Games’ unique offerings have received numerous industry accolades and awards — including five #1 rankings in the App Store and a finalist for the Seumas McNally Grand Prize at IGF. Popular titles include the Emmy-nominated Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality, Robot Unicorn Attack, Pocket Mortys, and Duck Game among others.
About Soleil Games
Soleil Ltd. was established in 2008, in Tokyo. Led by a team of industry veterans who have worked on titles such as Dead or Alive and Ninja Gaiden. Soleil has also developed the multiplayer action game Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker. Soleil's key development philosophy is "Action."