Warhammer 40K Eternal Crusade Coming To Xbox One
In a press release today Bandai Namco Entertainment confirmed they are working on Warhammer 40K Eternal Crusade and the game is set to be released this summer. On their new partnership with Namco Bandai Stephen Mulrooney and Rémi Racine of Behavior digital, said “It’s an honor to work on a Warhammer 40,000 game that’s already getting great community feedback on our pre-alpha. We can’t wait to share what we’ve built with a wider audience.” and “We are really happy to have BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment on board as a partner to complement our collaboration with Games Workshop.” respectively.
Alberto Gonzalez Lorca, Vice-President of 3rd Parties and Southern Europe at Bandai Namco Entertainment, had this to say on the collaboration “We are delighted to start a new kind of collaboration with Behavior Interactive. Thanks to our prevailing distribution network and structure, customers from almost 100 countries will have access to Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade! Last but not least; our team here at BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe is excited to work on the legendary Warhammer license.”
Warhammer 40K Eternal Conflict is a MMORPG powered by Epic’s Unreal Engine 4 and uses third person shooter mechanics. In the press release they described the game like this “Based on the multimillion-selling and extensive universe of Warhammer 40,000, Eternal Crusade will take gamers into a vicious battle between four factions of the 41st millennium in order to control a persistent world at war. Whether it is PvP (Player versus Player) or PvE (Player versus Environment), squads will have to work together and engage in massive battles in order to exterminate the other factions. To do so; players can choose from twenty different sub-factions, earn hundreds of weapons, customization options and accessories drawn from 29 years of Warhammer 40,000 lore to create their perfect warrior.”
Along with the press release the developer also released some screenshots which you can enjoy here.