505 Games has announced that it has reached an agreement with developer One More Level to develop and publish the second installment of the Ghostrunner franchise. The game will arrive on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X / S, and PC in the future.
Last month, 505 Games acquired the Ghostrunner Previous publisher’s IP All in! Games for 5 million euros. At the time, they confirmed that there would be more free and premium content planned for the first game, but it looks like they’re trying to get the most out of their new purchase.
The publisher considers that the IP is “capable of contributing for a long time to the product portfolio of 505 Games” and One Level Games has been allocated an initial budget of 5 million euros to create the next game. double the budget of the first title, which recovered its production costs of 2.5 million euros in a single day and has now sold more than 600,000 copies, after having passed the milestone of 500,000 copies sold in February. 505 Games parent company Digital Bros CEO Raffaele Galante said:
We are particularly excited about the upcoming version of Ghostrunner 2. With One More Level we have created an exciting and engaging video game. This new collaboration strengthens the presence of 505 Games in the Polish video game market, a reality now among the first in Europe for the development of video games, new projects and talent. We will continue to pay special attention to the Polish market to constantly improve and expand our product portfolio with video games capable of satisfying the tastes of the entire gaming community.
Following the spring update which added photo mode and Kill Run, there are two seasons of content scheduled for Ghostrunner. These will include two new bundles, a new game mode, the ultimate DLC, and two premium vanity packs. 505 Games also promises that the PS5 and Xbox Series X / S console upgrade will still arrive before the end of this year.[Source: 505 Games]