Bear in mind this time final yr when PlatinumGames pranked everybody with the announcement of a brand new arcade shoot ’em up referred to as Sol Cresta? Well, now – a year later (believe it or not), it’s announced the same game really is happening and will be coming to the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and PC at some point in 2021.
The Japanese announcement trailer featured below notes how the game is “now in development” – so stay tuned for more updates, like a release date. As we previously mentioned, this title is based on the ’80s side-scrolling shoot em’ ups Moon Cresta and Terra Cresta, and will apparently be the first entry in Hamster’s “Neo-Classic Arcade” series.
“The #Platinum4 bonus stage has finally been revealed! Check out the gameplay teaser for Sol Cresta, an all new title with the soul of the classic shooting games Moon Cresta and Terra Cresta, known for docking and formation shooting action!”
It’s worth pointing out Hamster retweeted the below tweet and filed a logo trademark for Sol Cresta last month.
Again in January, Hideki Kamiya instructed followers this explicit announcement could be “smaller in scale” in comparison with the earlier ones, however anticipated it to nonetheless be thrilling. Noticeably, there’s additionally a brand new “2021” date on the PlatinumGames’ web site. Fingers crossed it is received one thing to do with Bayonetta 3.
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