A press release from Q-Games offered just a bit more information about the upcoming game, which appears to be officially titled PixelJunk Monsters: Social Network Version. The browser version will be free-to-play when it launches this year. As seen in the first screenshot, it features a new world map.
Speaking of screenshots, Q-Games included a couple more, which we've placed in the browser-based, free-to-play gallery below.
The Social Network Version of PixelJunk™ Monsters
Q-Games, famous for the award winning PixelJunk series, is pleased to announce its first foray into web-based gaming: a brand new social PixelJunk Monsters. This free to play title will be hitting browsers later this year!
For the first time ever, you will be able to play PixelJunk outside of the PlayStation Network!
A new, expansive world map
Addictive tower defense gameplay
Social Network Version
Platform: Web Game
Developer: Q-Games, Ltd.
Genre: Tower Defense
Release Date: TBD