Xperia Play Gets Timed Exclusive

On March 31st, Xperia Play will release in the UK, meaning that Brits will be the first to experience a new era in PlayStation gaming. The Play already has a large library of games planned for the device, and today that library got a little bit bigger, with the titles first ever timed exclusive being announced.

French publisher Gameloft announced they will be making a timed exclusive for Xperia Play. BackStab is an action-adventure game set in the pirate infested Caribbean. Here is a synopsis for the game:

The game, titled BackStab is set on an 18th century Caribbean island and weaves an epic tale of revenge. Hero Henry Blake has been falsely accused of treason and will go to all means to seek vengeance on his British jailers. With a game play mixing action and adventure, BackStab incorporates an open 3D environment for free roaming, dynamic combat and counter-attacks.

BackStab is set to release sometime before July and will remain an exclusive for Xperia Play for one month. Check out some screenshots for the game below, which look very good for a cell phone game.