Microids has just announced a collaboration with Moulinsart to develop and edit a game based on The Adventures of Tintin that will come to consoles and PC. This is the return of this well-known Belgian comic book character created by Georges Prosper Remi, Hergé who has already had several adaptations in the past. There is no estimated release date given for the title.
“We are extremely happy to work on this co-production,” said Stephane Longeard of Microids, a studio that has long attempted to close the deal. “This announcement is the result of a creative process allowing us to define precisely how this project will take shape and the two companies will interact. This really is a dream come true for us,” and highlight the millions of readers around the world who have experienced the stories from The Adventures of Tintin.
“This opportunity will allow us to put our talents at the service of one of the biggest creators of the 20th century and its inked hero: Our team members are fans of the famous reporter and will do their best to pay this franchise a vibrant homage. We can’t wait to kick-off this project,” Longeard further stated.
Little is known about the game except that it will bet on action and adventure, leading the player to incredible and suspenseful situations with Tintin and his Snowy dog. Here’s an overview of the game below, via Microids:
This new action-adventure game will transport the player into a whirlwind of incredible situations and suspense hand in hand with the legendary Tintin and Snowy characters. Other iconic characters will join the cast like the renowned captain Haddock, fond of fine whiskey and sophisticated slurs, the genius professor Calculus and the finest detectives Thomson & Thompson.
After navigating all seas, exploring numerous continents, doing some deep-sea diving in a submarine and even walking on the Moon, the most famous reporter is ready for some brand new interactive adventures.