Independent publisher System 3 has announced that James Pond: Codename Robocod is to be remade for release in early 2014 for iOS, Android, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Steam and Windows 8. The handheld, console and PC versions promise a re-imagining of the original which include updated visuals and audio, built from the ground up for each platform.
“I’m a huge fan of retro gaming, but to bring a game back and deliver an updated vision isn’t easy. With James Pond: Codename Robocod, we’ve got all of the right ingredients to satisfy the needs of retro fans, and today’s gamer. We’re ecstatic to be bringing yet another hero back to life, and we’re looking forward to sharing more about James Pond in the coming months.”
– Mark Cale, CEO of System 3.