With one other yr of E3 within the books for Square Enix, Eidos Montreal’s rumored Guardians of the Galaxy world premiere was a significant spotlight. Square Enix additionally gave followers a take a look at what’s coming for Final Fantasy, Marvel’s Avengers, Life is Strange, Babylon’s Fall, and Guardians of the Galaxy.
These are the entire largest bulletins from Square Enix’s E3 presentation.
Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin
This spin-off reveal raised quite a lot of eyebrows at Square Enix’s E3 2021 present.
Prior to immediately’s E3 showcase, followers didn’t have a lot data on this action-based Final Fantasy spin-off in addition to rumors. Talk of a Final Fantasy Souls-like primarily based on the collection first, 1987 journey was hooked up to developer Team Ninja.
Stranger of Paradise will come from Team Ninja and is ready for a 2022 launch. It positive does appear to be a Final Fantasy Souls-like, if maybe a bit extra action-oriented, however we didn’t get a lot data past that.
The Guardians of the Galaxy rumors have been true
Guardians of the Galaxy kicked off the present with a trailer world premiere, and, effectively, it seems rather a lot like Marvel’s Avengers. The newest Square Enix and Marvel collaboration can be out October 26. Fans additionally obtained to see some gameplay and listen to from a number of the staff’s builders.
Square Enix already teased builders Eidos Montreal would have one thing to point out off on the writer’s E3 presentation, which was alleged to be a Guardians of the Galaxy sport. The rumors have been true.
Marvel’s Avengers Black Panther: War for Wakanda enlargement
We obtained one other take a look at the upcoming War for Wakanda expansion coming for Marvel’s Avengers. It’ll be a free addition, however we nonetheless don’t know when it’s coming.
Square Enix already released a trailer for the Black Panther enlargement, so many have been hoping to see extra for E3. Marvel’s Avengers obtained a shaky start, however the War for Wakanda enlargement may deliver new vitality to the sport. Fans are getting excited as extra information in regards to the Black Panther film sequel is launched, and seeing Black Panther (on-screen and in video games) feels bittersweet following actor Chadwick Boseman’s dying.
Square Enix reminded gamers that it hasn’t forgotten about Babylon’s Fall. Oh, and it’ll be a reside service sport. It’ll be out there on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and Steam, however there’s nonetheless no phrase on a launch date.
It seems just like Square Enix’s different Nier titles however as a hack ’n’ slash
This Platinum Games-developed title was already introduced with a very color-deficient trailer, however there’s been little data launched previous to E3 apart from it being an action-RPG.
Final Fantasy originals are getting a pixel remaster
Final Fantasy’s first six video games are getting a shock “pixel remaster,” however they’ll solely be out there on Steam and cell. The traditional Final Fantasy VII already obtained its huge remake as a PlayStation Four and 5 unique. The up to date variations are “coming soon,” however there’s no data past that but, and even what sort of “remaster” this’ll be. Skeptical.
Life is Strange: True Colors has plenty of emotions
The subsequent entry within the Life is Strange collection obtained a small shout-out throughout Square Enix’s E3 presentation. We obtained one other take a look at the sport, which is popping out on September 10, and realized that pre-orders will embrace the Life is Strange Remastered Collection.
Square beforehand launched a trailer for the following Life is Strange sequel that includes a cover of Radiohead’s “Creep” with all of the teenage angst it deserved.
The sport will deal with Alex Chen, who has the facility of empathy (like a superpower, not simply going round saying, “I’m an empath.”). True Colors can also be being developed by the identical staff that labored on Life is Strange: Before the Storm, which is a prequel to the primary sport within the franchise.
Life is Strange: Remastered Collection will come later this yr
Fans of the paranormal narrative collection have been ready for information in regards to the Life is Strange: Remastered Collection. The improve obtained a trailer displaying off the visible adjustments at immediately’s E3 present, and pre-orders are open. The Remastered Collection comes out on September 30.
Legend of Mana remaster is coming in June
For the 30th anniversary of the Seiken Densetsu collection, PS1 oddity Legend of Mana is coming to PS4, Steam, and Nintendo Switch on June 24.
War of the Visions and Final Fantasy collaboration is coming this month
Mobile video games War of the Visions: Final Fantasy Brave Exvius and Final Fantasy will maintain a virtually month-long collaboration from June 16 by way of July 13.
The Nier franchise is coming to cell
The Square Enix RPG reminded followers of its first cell launch, Nier Reincarnation. Pre-registers are open, however no launch date.
Hitman Sniper: The Shadows is a violent cellphone sport
It hasn’t been lengthy for the reason that mainline sport Hitman 3 launched, however we already obtained a premiere trailer for the cell Hitman Sniper: The Shadows, which can be out later this yr. The trailer alluded to collection protagonist Agent 47 and the occasions of Hitman 3’s ending.
That wraps up E3 for Square Enix. Let us know what you appreciated seeing essentially the most.