New York, NY, July 7, 2016
– Based on the long-running iconic television series, “COPS,” 345 Games has partnered with Behaviour Interactive to create a new, action-packed arcade-style mobile driving game – COPS: ON PATROL. Launching on mobile and tablet iOS and Android devices, COPS: ON PATROL lets the player keep their city safe from crime by responding to dispatch calls and racing around town to stop criminals.
Packed with vibrant visual effects featuring an array of different official and undercover police vehicles, exciting power-ups such as pit maneuver and helicopter, and detailed city maps, COPS: ON PATROL will put players behind the wheel of a ride they will never forget. By completing missions successfully and apprehending law-breakers, players will be able reduce crime and make their city safer. Bonus points will be given to players who discover time-saving shortcuts to arrest the bad guys or to those who nab the most notorious criminals.
“For over a quarter century, we marveled at the dedicated brave men and women in law enforcement featured on COPS,” said Dan Yang, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Consumer Products, Viacom Media Networks. “Now millions of fans have the chance to emulate their heroes in our new high-octane driving game.”
“We really think the world of COPS is perfect to explore as a video game, on so many levels,” said Morgan Langley, Executive Producer for COPS. “With Spike, new generations of viewers are discovering the show all the time, and now COPS fans will be able to keep the action going 24-7 with COPS: ON PATROL on their phones and iPads. We wanted COPS: ON PATROL to live up to the sheer excitement and unpredictability of a great episode of COPS, and fans will definitely get experience that with this awesome new game.”
“It's very gratifying to take cops to another level, celebrating the fact that law enforcement has many faces and many beats," added John Langley.
“We are very honored to be a part of this next chapter in the COPS franchise” said Wayne Meazza, Executive Vice President, Behaviour Studios. “We have been fans of the series for years and we are very excited to be able to create the first official COPS experience for mobile devices”
“COPS,” produced by Langley Productions, debuted in 1989 and is one of the longest-running and most successful non-scripted series in television history. New episodes of “COPS” currently air on Spike on Saturday nights at 8:00pm ET/PT
About 345 Games
345 Games is the video gaming arm of the Viacom Music and Entertainment Group, which includes Comedy Central, MTV, VH1, and Spike. Franchises include Deadliest Warrior, South Park, and Bellator MMA.
Founded in 1992, Behaviour Interactive is Canada’s largest independent game developer, employing 325 talented people in Montreal (Quebec) and Santiago (Chile). The studio’s objective is to deliver high-quality and commercially successful games, while staying on the cutting-edge of the industry trends in the digital markets, and exploring fresh ideas and connected experiences to keep players entertained. Our studios work with the industry’s top publishers and licensors, including Activision Blizzard, Bethesda, Cloud Imperium, Disney, Dreamworks, EA, Games Workshop, Majesco, Microsoft, Nickelodeon, Paramount, Pixar, Sony, Starbreeze, Ubisoft and Warner.
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