Mastertronic, has today announced it has obtained the rights to distribute Deck 13’s fantasy RPG Venetica on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 to be published by DTP. The game will be available from Friday, November 12th for the Xbox 360, with the PlayStation 3 version following a few weeks later. Venetica was a massive hit in its native Germany, with GamingXP.de awarding it a massive 88 per cent.
Venetica is a fantasy role-playing game with some stunning visuals, in which players assume the role of Scarlett, the daughter of Death. Set in and around the city of Venice in the 16th century, the game challenges players to rid the city of a dangerous necromancer, who is determined to bring death and destruction to the world.
“Venetica is a European breath of fresh air in a genre dominated by the Americans and Japanese,” says James Cato, Group Sales Director, Mastertonic . “We’re thrilled to have added this to our roster, and look forward to introducing UK gamers to one of the most original and beautiful role-playing games created.”