Warren Spector, a huge fan of the His Dark Materials novels, "really wanted" to make the game.
A look ahead to Friday's new releases.
Virtua Fighter 5 in October, followed in November by Empire at War and Ghost Squad - The Club now in 2008.
Screens, wallpapers, character profiles and more available from newly launched website.
SEGA has revealed further details on its upcoming video game, The Golden Compass.
SEGA has announced an agreement with New Line Cinema to create video games based on the 'His Dark Materials' trilogy films.