PS3 Exclusive Sideway Announced

October 6, 2010 Written by Zak Islam

In anticipation of the New York Comic Con, developer Playbrains has announced Sideway; a new PlayStation 3 adventure platformer coming exclusively to the PlayStation Network in 2011.

Announced via the PlayStation Blog Scott Simpson Studio Director, Playbrains explains Sideway as a unique adventure platformer set in and around the “oh-so-gritty streets of New York City. The characters and story have been birthed from a fantastic world created by the quasi-evil geniuses at Fuel Industries and W!ldbrain.”

The New York Comic Con on October 8th (at 2:15 in Room 1A21) will see the official announcement of the game as a Sony Online Entertainment exclusive on the PlayStation Network. The game’s in a deep development stage and, as mentioned, is currently scheduled for a release sometime in 2011. The developer would not share details on gameplay at this time but what they did share is that players be take the role as an underground street artist in New York City. Check out Sideway‘s first images, including concept pieces, below.