Starfire Studios, a team comprised of former Rare developers, has announced Xbox LIVE Arcade title Fusion: Genesis.

The team is formed of designer Chris Tilston, programmer Mark Edmonds and artists Ross Bury and Phil Dunne. Each has over 14 years experience in making games.

Fusion: Genesis sees players embark on a journey through a galaxy on the brink of war and pursue long forgotten secrets under the shadow of an invasion from beyond known space. The action RPG is set in an always connected dynamic multiplayer environment, featuring six storylines, hundreds of solo and co-op quests, over 100 ships and a huge range of weapons, upgrades and skills.