Deep Silver has announced that the Homefront franchise is set to continue with the release of Homefront: The Revolution in 2015 for Xbox One, PS4, PC, Mac and Linux.
Set in Philadelphia, the Korean People’s Army forces to impose a brutal military occupation of the city. Players will “have to engage in guerrilla warfare and use ambush, infiltration and hit and run tactics in thrilling un-scripted firefights.”
Deep Silver and Crytek will be co-publishing The Revolution. This marks the first time that these two companies have entered into such an arrangement between them.
“Homefront: The Revolution stands out from the crowd by immersing players in a world where they’ll feel emotionally compelled to fight for their freedom,” said Hasit Zala, Game Director at Crytek. “We’re very excited to work with Deep Silver and deliver an experience that underlines Crytek’s commitment to quality whilst tapping into the huge potential we saw when we first acquired the Homefront IP.”
“Crytek has an outstanding track record of creating AAA action games. Homefront is a fascinating IP with huge global potential. With Crytek’s technical pedigree and Deep Silver´s publishing expertise, we will take the IP to new heights,” said Dr. Klemens Kundratitz, CEO of Deep Silver / Koch Media.
For more information on The Revolution, you can check out the game’s official website. Expect to hear more next week as well at E3.
The first batch of screenshots have been posted below as well as an official announcement trailer. Check them out and let us know if The Revolution is looking like something you plan on picking up next year.