With Sebastien Loeb Rally EVO set to release in Europe on January 29, Square Enix announced today that they’ve partnered with Milestone to publish their games in North America and Latin America.
This multi-title deal will begin with Sebastien Loeb Rally EVO, which is releasing on March 15 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.
Mike Silbowitz, Senior Director of Marketing at Square Enix, said:
Milestone’s distinguished track record of creating superior racing games gives us an excellent opportunity not only to expand and diversify our game portfolio but also to introduce these remarkable games to a broader audience. We’re confident that North American and Latin American players will embrace these exciting and competitive games.
Milestone VP Luisa Bixio added:
Partnering with Square Enix, a world-renowned and respected industry leader with a vast wealth of expertise and resources will allow us to better reach our dedicated and enthusiastic fans and ensure a successful partnership. We look sharing our passion for four and two wheels with a larger audience.
With the partnership, Milestone will handle game development, while Square Enix will handle distribution and marketing.
More Milestone titles published by Square Enix are set to release in 2016, though no specific games were mentioned.