Top global video game publisher Maximum Games today announced their partnership with Rooster Teeth Games to bring Bendy and the Ink Machine, the acclaimed first-person puzzle horror game from Joey Drew Studios, to all major North American retailers. The game, which had previously been exclusive to GameStop, will be purchasable channel-wide on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on April 9, 2019, with Nintendo Switch following on April 23rd.
Originally released episodically, Bendy and the Ink Machine on console includes the complete collection of episodes 1-5. Players will explore deep within a surreal comic environment full of unexpected horrors as they work to discover the mystery behind the fates of the studio employees.
In its 1930s heyday, Henry was the lead animator at Joey Drew Studios, a studio that was best known for producing animated cartoons of their most popular and beloved character, Bendy. Many years later, Henry receives a mysterious invitation from Joey Drew himself to return to the old cartoon workshop. So begins the player’s journey into the sketchy madness of this twisted cartoon nightmare.
Bendy and the Ink Machine arrives at all major retailers on PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch next month, and is available to preorder now. For more information, visit https://joeydrewstudios.com.
About Joey Drew Studios Inc.
Joey Drew Studios Inc. is known for their unique and atmospheric gaming experiences. Through the use of inventive original characters and innovative storytelling, they craft games for gamers both old and new. Pairing dark themes with humorous twists, every game is an adventure. Joey Drew Studios Inc. was founded by theMeatly (Chief Creative Officer) and Mike Mood (Chief Executive Officer) in 2015 creating small indie games. In 2017, the studio launched the first chapter of “Bendy and the Ink Machine” to worldwide acclaim and has continued as the studio behind the scenes of the global phenomenon that is Bendy.
About Maximum Games
Maximum Games is a top 20 full-service publisher and curator of quality games across all major platforms and global markets. The company is dedicated to its never-ending pursuit to bring unique gameplay experiences to consumers worldwide through strategic partnerships and a hands-on approach to publishing, marketing and distribution. For more information, visit www.maximumgames.com.
About ROOSTER TEETH
Rooster Teeth is a pioneering media and entertainment company responsible for some of the biggest online series in history, such as the award-winning and longest-running web series, Red vs. Blue. They also produce the globally acclaimed animated series RWBY, the first western anime series to be distributed in Japan; the award-winning Rooster Teeth Podcast; and Immersion, a reality format that brings video game theory to the real world. Rooster Teeth has a massive global footprint of more than 45 million subscribers to its YouTube Network, 5 million unique monthly visitors to its RoosterTeeth.com hub and 3 million registered community members. The company was founded in 2003, and is a subsidiary of Otter Media, a WarnerMedia company. Discover more at RoosterTeeth.com.