Publisher Tencent Games and studio TiMi Studio Group have announced Honor of Kings: World, an open-world action RPG based entirely on the mobile game of the same name.
The game has no release date set but promises global distribution across multiple platforms.
The companies further announced that this is a collaboration with science fiction author Liu Cixi known for The Three-Body Problem, which will bring his unique perspective on Chinese culture, which will also impact the entire aesthetics of the world of Honor of Kings: World.
The Honor of Kings mobile game is a MOBA released for iOS and Android in November 2015 in China.
According to studio TiMi Studio Group, this was the first game to register 100 million daily active players worldwide and one of the most profitable titles ever.