The MediEvil Remake Is A Ghoulish Gasoline So Far
Followers of Sir Daniel Fortesque had quite a bit to be excited for when Sony revealed earlier this yr that it had a remake of the primary MediEvil within the works. Flash ahead to Gamescom 2019 and we have lastly gotten some hands-on time with this nostalgic return to Gallowmere. And from what we performed, these searching for a extra scenic journey down reminiscence lane are going to be very completely happy.
Just like the latest Crash and Spyro remakes, MediEvil is a beautiful and (clearly) huge improve over the unique recreation relating to visuals. The primary recreation was impressed by Burton’s The Nightmare Earlier than Christmas and the remake does a wonderful job of creating the whole lot look extra akin to that cease movement class. The textures are easy, the fashions extra sensible than oddly formed polygonal fashions, and the moon-adorned skybox is enchanting.
The straightforward gameplay from the unique is kind of retained. Weapon impacts land with a heavy thud and you’ll really feel the burden behind your sword each time. You possibly can assault foes with a detailed encounters weapons like sword or Daniel’s arm, which he can come out of his socket. Lengthy-range weapons like throwing knives assist to whittle zombies and different foes down earlier than you run in for the kill.
Up to now, MediEvil looks like it is going to be an actual deal with for gamers who adored the unique recreation or these looking for a goofy, colourful hack & slash journey relating to PS4 on October 25.