Funcom and EA have announced that the two companies have reached a publishing deal with regard to the upcoming MMO, The Secret World. The deal actually bestows "co-publishing" rights on EA's subsidiary, EA Partners.
‘The Secret World’ is a next-generation massively multiplayer online game for the PC platform, where players are given total freedom to create and progress their characters, unbound by the restrictions of classes and levels. Players will get the opportunity to join one of the three secret societies and fight for power over important locations throughout our own world. Players will also journey through familiar places across the globe, such as Egypt, New England, London, New York and Seoul and battle monsters of myth and legend.
Read more about The Secret World here.