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Gothic III NA publisher confirmed
Game News - posted by Spazmo on Wed 30 November 2005, 22:08:53Tags: Gothic III; Piranha Bytes
After Atari completely bungled the release of Gothic II in North America and never bothered to release the expansion, Night of the Raven, it was unlikely developer Piranha Bytes would go back to the same company. This time around, they've partnered with Aspyr Media to release G3 in North America (story at Blue's:
AUSTIN, TX (November 30, 2005) - Aspyr Media today announced it has acquired the rights from JoWood to publish and distribute Gothic III in North America. As the third part of this globally successful role-playing saga, Gothic III offers players a nonlinear, open-ended role-playing game with an enthralling story that presents an extremely detailed simulation of nature and human behavior. Developed by Germanyâ€™s Piranha Bytes/Pluto13, Gothic III will be released in the first quarter of 2006 for the PC at a SRP of $39.99.Aspyr is also releasing Gothic II Gold, which includes the G2 expansion, so check it out if you've been wondering what Germany's been raving about.
Spotted at: Blue's News