UTV Ignition Games has announced that Atlus will be taking over publishing developer Vanillaware's action-RPG Dragon's Crown in North America. The 2D title will be released on the PlayStation 3 in 2013.
According to UTV Ignition Entertainment senior VP Lokesh Dhar, "While we are saddened to no longer be associated with the Dragon's Crown project, we are very confident that the title is in excellent hands with Atlus. Since the initial announcement, information on timing and features in the game have changed and other details regarding design and functionality are yet to be determined. We are confident that Atlus and Vanillaware will deliver the finest game possible."
Dragon's Crown features four player co-op multiplayer as players take the role of one of six adventurers who must roam labyrinths in search of treasure and the legendary Dragon's Crown.