Empire Interactive announced today that the PC-DVD ROM version of the best selling arcade racer FlatOut Ultimate Carnage is currently in development and is due for release in June 2008.

The FlatOut series has enjoyed global success on multiple formats, selling over two million copies and winning numerous awards in the process, with FlatOut 2 being named Xbox ‘Best Racing Game of 2006’. FlatOut Ultimate Carnage for Xbox 360 was released to critical acclaim in June 2007 and now award-winning Finnish studio and creators of FlatOut, Bugbear Entertainment, are currently developing FlatOut Ultimate Carnage for PC.

Ian Higgins, CEO of Empire Interactive commented, "We are very excited about bringing FlatOut Ultimate Carnage to PC gamers. Research suggests that arcade racers are becoming ever more popular on the PC, with the Xbox 360 controller providing the perfect way to enjoy the genre. Ultimate Carnage is an entirely new prospect for PC and we’re excited to be bringing FlatOut’s unique gameplay experience to PC gamers everywhere."