Saturday, October 23rd, 2021

Recruitment: From Dead Announcement, Former Dead or Alive and Ninja Gaiden Developer

Publishers 110 Industries and Soleil are team ninja veterans involved in both the Ninja Gaiden and Dead or Alive franchise, a new third-person fast-action game for PS5 and Xbox Series X. Wanted: Dead announced | S, and PC are set to Hong Kong’s low-tech SF version, which allows you to master combat with both guns and melee weapons. The team cites Bayonetta and Devil May Cry as inspiration. Recruitment: Dead also includes “a detailed investigation that requires players to analyze the evidence and dive into the actual police work.”

Key members of the team include former Team Ninja employees who left Tecmo with Team Ninja boss Tomonobu Itagaki in 2008. All senior developers involved in Ninja Gaiden and Ninja Gaiden II, DOA, DOA2, and Xtreme Beach Volleyball include producer Yoshifuru Okamoto and director Hiroaki Matsui. , Lead planner Tsurugainatsuki. See the uncensored Wanted: Dead announcement trailer above and the first few screenshots below.

Recruitment: Dead Screenshot

As Lieutenant Hannah Stone, the head of a “zombie corps” that operates outside the normal police range, players can choose whether or not to approach the enemy with a melee attack (including a mechanic who cuts the limbs that change the enemy). “Attack pattern”) or drop them from a distance with a gun. As you can see in the uncensored trailer above, Wanted: Dead definitely shows the roots of Ninja Gaiden, in addition to the influence of Bayonetta and Devil May Cry.

There’s just no release date from 2022 yet, but keep an eye out for IGN for more details on Wanted: Dead in the coming months.

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