Focus Home Interactive has announced Insurgency: Sandstorm, a new version of the original Insurgency, for PC, PS4 and Xbox One.
While details are scarce, we know that New World Interactive, the developer of the original Insurgency, is in charge of the development. The game being rebuilt in Unreal Engine 4. Players can expect the same tactical experience of the original game, as well as a few additions, including a new story mode set within the Middle East.
"We are very excited about working with Focus on Insurgency: Sandstorm," said Jeremy Blum, New World Interactive's founder. "We believe there's a great opportunity for Insurgency on next-gen consoles and that aligning with a strong publisher will allow us to best leverage this. Considering our background, it was not easy finding a publisher we felt compatible with. We decided to work with Focus because they understand our game and they believe in our vision. In addition, they bring a wealth of knowledge when it comes to shipping console games and marketing to that audience."
Insurgency: Sandstorm releases in 2017.