The latest game entry from Milan-based video game publisher 505 Games was unveiled at The Game Awards 2022 ceremony on 8 December: Crime Boss: Rockay City. The game is a massively star-studded co-op FPS set in 90s America, due to launch on 28 March 2023 via EGS and on consoles later next year.
Crime Boss: Rockay City will be developed by Czech game development firm Ingame Studios, comprising a team of veteran developers who have previously worked on acclaimed game titles: Mafia, Silent Hill, and other massive franchises.
Crime Boss: Rockay City also features an impressive cast, including prominent Hollywood celebs (some of whom will reportedly play as themselves), with the following actors all featuring in the debut trailer alone:
- Michael Madsen
- Chuck Norris
- Danny Trejo
- Kim Basinger
- Danny Glover
- Michael Rooker
- Damion Poitier
- Vanilla Ice
This is what 505 Games had to say about their new game:
Crime Boss: Rockay City centres around Travis Baker's attempt to claim the underworld throne of Rockay City through a series of turf wars, robberies, and crazy side stories after the demise of the previous crime boss.
The game will feature both single-player components and a PVE multiplayer experience, allowing you to take part in heists with your friends. We will endeavor to update you regarding any further developments.