Creator of Prince of Persia Franchise Announces Karateka Remake

Jordan Mechner is returning to his indie roots
Celebrated game designer Jordan Mechner, best know as the creator of Prince of Persia franchise, today unveiled his plans to remake his 80s classic Karateka. Mechner developed Karateka in his dorm room at Yale when he should have been studying. Published by Broderbund in 1984 for the Apple II, Karateka was one of the game world's first blockbuster hits. The Karateka remake will be available for Xbox 360 and PS3 later this year.