PS2 gets Dragon Lair
Encore announced today that they will be publishing Dragon's Lair 3D for the Playstation 2. The company signed a 3-year deal that will publish the game in the third quarter of 2002. Dragon's Lair will feature new characters, more than 200 new rooms to explore, special visual and sound effects, an original music score, and much more.
"Dragon's Lair is a legendary franchise, and we believe that this new version will appeal to both classic gaming fans worldwide and a brand new generation of gamers," said Michael Bell, chairman and CEO of Encore, Inc. "Dragon's Lair 3D will set the standard for 3D gameplay by offering state-of-the-art animation and character movement, while staying true to the design and storyline of the original arcade game."
"We are delighted to partner with Encore, because they're as passionate about Dragon's Lair 3D as we are," added Rick Dyer, president and CEO of Dragon's Lair LLC, Dragonstone Software and the game's original designer. "It is truly exciting to reinvent this arcade game - which fans have loved for so many years - as a revolutionary, three-dimensional world that people can play in their living rooms."
5/7/2002 Matt Stensrud