Sony’s dispensing the treats this Halloween with an announcement trailer for a PlayStation cult traditional. The spooky hack-and-slash MediEvil will likely be rising from the grave with a brand new 4K remastered model that’s coming in 2019.
Whereas the event staff has saved the outdated bones of the franchise intact, the sport seems to be getting a critical overhaul when it comes to gameplay and graphics with new animations, responsive controls and a considerably increased pixel rely.
The unique MediEvil got here out in 1998 within the US and Europe and was developed by Guerilla Cambridge, on the time often known as SCEE Cambridge. The fundamental premise: Sir Daniel Fortesque, a knight who died preventing the evil sorcerer Zarok is introduced again to life 100 years later when Zarok returns with a military of the useless. If Sir Dan ever needs to get again to his everlasting slumber – and save his residence kingdom of Gallowmere within the course of – he’ll must defeat Zarok as soon as and for all.
Whereas the fundamental motion platformer may not maintain fairly the identical cherished place on the pantheon of nice PlayStation titles as the unique Crash Bandicoot, Tomb Raider or Metallic Gear Stable, it’s actually a pleasant Halloween deal with for veteran avid gamers trying to relive some childhood reminiscences. There isn’t any phrase on a launch date but, so keep tuned.
Supply: PlayStation Blog
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