BANDAI NAMCO ENTERTAINMENT AMERICA INC. ANNOUNCES 11-11: MEMORIES RETOLD FROM AARDMAN STUDIOS AND DIGIXART
Two Master Craft Studios Collaborate to Create an Artistic and Emotional Story-Driven World War I Experience
SANTA CLARA, Calif., (April 25, 2018) – Leading interactive entertainment developer and publisher, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc., today announces a collaboration with world famous Aardman Animation Studios and DigixArt to create 11-11: MEMORIES RETOLD, a story-driven narrative adventure, presented within a breathtaking art style reminiscent of paintings, that will deliver a wholly unique experience. 11-11: MEMORIES RETOLD will be available for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, and PC via STEAM®.
11-11: MEMORIES RETOLD brings together amazing talents from game and animation studios, along with top music production, and narration to create a grippingly emotional story experienced through the lens of World War I.
“Engaging audiences with compelling stories through animation is at the heart of what we are trying to do at Aardman. With this project we want to produce an emotionally rich experience with distinctive visual character to help you understand what war is all about.” – Dave Sproxton, Founder, Aardman
“11:11: MEMORIES RETOLD is a very special game at many levels. From the painted style to the emotional journey we create for the player to revive their heritage, we are pushing the boundaries of what a game can be and hope it will leave a mark on you.” – Yoan Fanise, Game Director, DigixArt
“We are thrilled to be able to partner with the incredibly talented teams at Aardman Studios and DigixArt. Their passion and vision behind the sorts of emotions video games can illicit is very exciting to witness.” – Eric Hartness, Vice President of Marketing, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc.
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About BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc.
BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc., part of BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc., is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive entertainment for all major video game consoles, iOS, Android, and online platforms. The company is known for creating and publishing many of the industry’s top video game franchises including PAC-MAN®, GALAGA®, TEKKEN®, SOULCALIBUR®, and ACE COMBAT®. BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. is the premier publisher in the Western hemisphere for anime-based video games including NARUTO SHIPPUDEN™, DRAGON BALL Z®, and ONE PIECE®. More information about the company and its products can be found at http://www.bandainamcoent.com or www.facebook.com/BandaiNamcoUS
About Aardman Animation Limited
Aardman Animations, Ltd., also known as Aardman Studios, or simply as Aardman, is a British animation studio founded in 1972 and based in Bristol. Aardman is best-known for films made using stop-motion clay animation techniques, particularly those featuring plasticine characters Wallace and Gromit. For more information please visit http://www.aardman.com/.
DigixArt is a video game development studio founded in 2015 in Montpellier, South of France. It’s located in the famous innovation incubator Cap Omega. Its ambition is to offer meaningful and innovative gaming experiences to a wide audience. After the success of the first game Lost in Harmony™ in 2016, the team is bringing its experience to a second project on HD platforms. For more information about DigixArt please visit http://www.digixart.com/.
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