Sony Online Entertainment, the same folks responsible for Everquest, announced today at the Consumer Electronics Show that they're working on a massively multiplayer online game for Sony's upcoming PSP handheld.
The game is called Untold Legends: Brotherhood of the Blade, and will ship alongside the system when it launches.
Untold Legends: Brotherhood of the Blade will include four customizable playable races; an original storyline; cooperative multiplayer gameplay via the PSP handheld system's WiFi feature; and beautiful, vibrant environments that take full advantage of the PSP handheld system's technical capabilities.
The storyline centers around a city called Aven, the last remaining stronghold of good in a world consumed by evil. As a dark threat looms and a gathering of unknown forces grows stronger, heroes have been called and the Brotherhood of the Blade has been formed. It is up to you and your chosen brothers to unravel the mysteries of this looming peril.
"We have assembled a top-notch development team that has worked hard to develop a completely original title for the PSP handheld system," said John Smedley, president, Sony Online Entertainment. "The dev team has tailored every feature such as the wireless multiplayer gameplay, stunning 3D graphics, and the entertaining Action RPG gameplay specifically for the PSP handheld system, and the results are absolutely spectacular. We strongly believe that Untold Legends: Brotherhood of the Blade has what it takes to be a huge success on the PSP handheld system."
Check out our screenshots of the game by clicking here .