“R.I.P.D.: The Game” Now Available for Digital Download on PC and Consoles
Protect and Serve the Living from a Monstrous Array of Supernatural Criminals
The R.I.P.D. (Rest In Peace Department) is looking for a new batch of recruits with the launch of “R.I.P.D.:The Game” on PlayStation®Network, Steam and Xbox LIVE Arcade. Based on the upcoming Universal Pictures’ film R.I.P.D., in theaters on July 19, the game features non-stop third- person and over-the-top action. The game was developed through a licensing agreement with Universal Partnerships & Licensing. Details about the game can be found on the game’s official website:
“R.I.P.D.: The Game”features:
“R.I.P.D.: The Game” is rated T for Teen by the ESRB. For more information, please visit http://www.atlus.com/ripd.
“R.I.P.D.: The Game” is now available as a downloadable title for PlayStation®Network, Steam and Xbox LIVE Arcade.
Jeff Bridges and Ryan Reynolds headline the 3D supernatural action-adventure R.I.P.D. as two cops dispatched by the otherworldly Rest In Peace Department to protect and serve the living from an increasingly destructive array of souls who refuse to move peacefully to the other side.
Veteran sheriff Roy Pulsipher (Bridges) has spent his career with the legendary police force known as R.I.P.D. tracking monstrous spirits who are cleverly disguised as ordinary people. His mission? To arrest and bring to justice a special brand of criminals trying to escape final judgment by hiding among the unsuspecting on Earth.
Once the wise-cracking Roy is assigned former rising-star detective Nick Walker (Reynolds) as his junior officer, the new partners have to turn grudging respect into top-notch teamwork. When they uncover a plot that could end life as we know it, two of R.I.P.D.’s finest must miraculously restore the cosmic balance…or watch the tunnel to the afterlife begin sending angry souls the very wrong way.
R.I.P.D. is directed by Robert Schwentke (Red) and produced by Neal H. Moritz (Fast & Furious series, I Am Legend), Mike Richardson (Hellboy, Hellboy II: The Golden Army) and Michael Fottrell (Fast & Furious series, Live Free or Die Hard).
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