Prison Architect will bust out on Xbox One and Xbox 360 this spring

Prison Architect, one of the most popular and critically acclaimed indie PC games in recent years, is finally coming to consoles. The game will be released for the Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 4 sometime this spring for $29.99.

The original PC game was developed by Introversion Software and was first released in an alpha version in 2012. The 1.0 version was released in October 2015 and the game has sold over 1.5 million units. The game itself has players building and maintaining a prison full of inmates The console versions are being made by developer Double Eleven:

Unique to the coming Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Xbox 360 editions of Prison Architect is the Prison Warden Mode, which allows players to jump in and take control of one of several pre‐built prisons right away to get into the action faster. Also new to the console editions is the World of Wardens, a feature that grants you the ability to share your prisons online and try your hand at governing prisons that others have uploaded. Additionally, Double Eleven have put their own touch on each of these editions, creating a unique Prison Architect experience for each platform.

A specific release date for the game has not been announced.

Source: Prison Architect

John Callaham