Valiant Hearts: The Great War Arrives on PC, Playstation, and Xbox June 25th

Ubisoft Montpilier announced today that Valiant Heart: The Great War would arrive on Xbox 360, Xbox One, Playstation 3, Playstation 4 and PC on June 25th for $14.99. Valiant Hearts is a 2D puzzle-adventure gaming which tells the tales of Anna, Karl, Freddie, and Emile and their hardships during World War I. Using the UbiArt engine from Child of Light and Rayman Legends they're able to give Valiant Hearts: TGW a comic feel like no other. Ubisoft details the game as:

 

Valiant Hearts: The Great War is the story of crossed destinies and broken love in a world torn apart by war. The emotional journey follows four characters inextricably drawn together over the course of the game as they brave the battles and difficulties of the Great War alongside their faithful canine companion. Friendship, love, sacrifice and tragedy befall each as they help each other to retain their humanity against the horrors brought on by war.

Meet unexpected heroes in a world torn apart in Valiant Hearts -- The Great War, a 2D animated comic adventure video game from Ubisoft Montpellier. Move into action Emile, Karl, Freddie, Anna, and their faithful canine companion Walt, and solve puzzles or sneak through enemy lines!

Lives shattered, love lost.
One day a farmer, the next a soldier
Sent far from home and torn from their loved ones.
Even in the darkest hours, humanity, love, and friendship can shine.

This is the story of Valiant Hearts - The Great War.

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VALIANT HEARTS: THE GREAT WAR™ COMING TO HOME CONSOLES ON JUNE 25TH, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, USA — May 7, 2014 — Ubisoft confirmed today that Valiant Hearts: The Great War, a puzzle-adventure game set during World War I, will release on June 25th, 2014. The game will be available for download on Xbox LIVE for the Xbox® 360 and Xbox® One, on the PlayStation Network for the PlayStation® 3 and PlayStation® 4, and PC Digital at the price of $14.99.

Valiant Hearts: The Great War is the story of crossed destinies and broken love in a world torn apart by war. The emotional journey follows four characters inextricably drawn together over the course of the game as they brave the battles and difficulties of the Great War alongside their faithful canine companion. Friendship, love, sacrifice and tragedy befall each as they help each other to retain their humanity against the horrors brought on by war.

Valiant Hearts: The Great War is being developed by Ubisoft Montpellier, known for their work on critically-acclaimed titles like Beyond Good & Evil®, Rayman Origins® and Rayman® Legends. The title uses UbiArt Framework which allows them to efficiently animate the game’s comic-book style, which consists of a wide-ranging color palette – from the dark trenches to green forests and snowy fields, and provides stunning scenic variety and visual contrast.

For more information on Valiant Hearts: The Great War, please visit: www.ValiantHeartsGame.com