Remember final August when Nightdive Studios mentioned the 1999 Acclaim antique Shadow Man for Nintendo 64 and a couple of other platforms had a chance of resurfacing on the Switch? Well, wants – or should we say nightmares – do come true. Nightdive Studios, in partnership with Valiant Entertainment, may also be bringing a “fully remastered” model of Shadow Man to Nintendo Switch and all other trendy platforms in 2021.
According to Nightdive’s CEO Stephen Kick, the target is to provide in recent years’s era of avid players “all the features that they expect from a modern title” while keeping up qualities that made Valiant’s iconic character and unique Shadow Man sport so memorable inside the first place.
The determine is being up to the moment using Nightdive’s proprietary KEX engine, which has prior to now been used to restore video video games like System Shock: Enhanced Edition, Turok, Turok 2: Seeds of Evil, Blood: Fresh Supply, and Forsaken Remastered.
The remaster will also include “reintroduction of missing content cut from the original game”, refined gameplay, art work, audio and belongings, skilled controller improve, higher density particle effects, antialiasing and other post-process effects, dynamic shadow mapping, and dynamic per-pixel lights.
For someone who hasn’t carried out this determine forward of, this is a third-person action-adventure sport where you pass from side to side between the Liveside and the Deadside (the place where out of place souls spend an eternity in torment) for the reason that brave and strong supernatural hero Shadow Man. His process is to prevent a marauding band of villains from unleashing unspeakable horrors upon the world.