The next chapter in the formerly PlayStation 3-exclusive PixelJunk series will launch for Windows, Mac, and Linux via Steam later this year, developer Q Games announced this week.

PixelJunk Inc. is a side-scrolling action/simulation game in which players must dig through rough terrain and build a secret underground soup factory. Yes. Few other details regarding the project are known, though Q Games notes it will feature a storyline involving corporate corruption and an interstellar conspiracy.

Q Games will chart its progress weekly at

[via Joystiq]