The stylish and violent "Hotline Miami" was a surprise hit on the PC when it was released this past fall. Now Sony and publisher Devolver Digital have announced that the game is coming to the Playstation 3 and PS Vita this spring.
Abstraction Games will handle to duties of porting "Hotline Miami" over to both the PS3 and PS Vita as a PlayStation Network release while original developer, Dennaton Games, will provide guidance to ensure the gameplay remains true.
Additionally, the title will be features as one of Sony's Cross Buy games. That means purchasing the game for PS3 will include a free copy for the PS Vita.
"Our team have been fans of Hotline Miami from the very start and we are absolutely thrilled to have such a brilliant game launch on the PlayStation platform,” Shahid Ahmad, Senior Business Development Manager, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe said in a released statement. “The intense visuals and pulsing soundtrack are perfectly suited for PS3 and PS Vita and we can’t wait for PlayStation fans to see what Hotline Miami is all about.”
“The Devolver Digital team is hyped to see Hotline Miami hit PS3 and PS Vita,” said Devolver Digital CFO Fork Parker. “However, this Cross-Buy thing might prohibit me from achieving my long-standing dream of wearing a gold plated PS Vita around my neck. Total bummer.”