Polish publisher Forever Entertainment, who you may possibly know for their remakes of Panzer Dragoon and its sequel (accessible exclusively on the Nintendo Switch quickly) has confirmed reports that they’re also remaking the light gun shooters, Property of the Dead and Property of the Dead two.
Confirmed on their Twitter account, not a lot is recognized of the project in addition to that the remakes will include things like new graphics and tweaked gameplay for the bustling, contemporary-day – but a lot more importantly, we know for certain that they’re retaining the original scripts. Let’s hope the legendary cheesy dialogue is preserved also.
SEGA nevertheless owns the IP, but Forever Entertainment will be co-financing the remake with improvement duties delegated to MegaPixel Studio. Extra financing will be by TA Publishing as well, just in case you are interested in the internal monetary workings of video games.
As it stands, no release date, value or even the platform has been announced but – or even if a light gun will be compatible. That is of course a difficult hurdle to overcome because light guns are seldom accessible on contemporary platforms. Would you be prepared to play Property of the Dead with a thumbstick or a mouse?
The very first Property of the Dead initially hit the arcades in 1996, with it seeing ports to the Sega Saturn and the Computer in 1998. The sequel was also released in 1998 with its personal ports landing on the Sega Dreamcast in 1999 and the Computer in 2001. As a cool easter egg, it was also playable in the Xbox version of Property of the Dead III. There have been a decent quantity of sequels and spin-offs because, with the most recent arcade supplying Property of the Dead: Scarlet Dawn released only final year.
Back to the remakes: photos of the perform in progress are anticipated in many months, while the very first portion is not slated for release till the finish of 2020.