Konami has revealed the Suikoden I & II HD Remaster Gate Rune and Dunan Unification Wars, remakes of the first two classic Suikoden JRPGs, and both will be released as a single pack next year on consoles and PC. .
More specifically, these two remakes will be bundled into the same collection, and this duo of remakes will launch on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC (via Steam) in 2023. The first was released in 1995 and its sequel, Suikoden II, was released in 1998. See what remakes of these classic games look like in the announcement trailer below. :
As you can see, these retouches look great, especially in the way that the original look of the sprite image is still intact. Here’s hoping they feel as great playing as they did during the day.
Here are some highlights of this remastered collection from the game Steam page:
The Story of Suikoden I
A once-famous hero turns into a violent tyrant, and an entire empire collapses.
A Liberation Army is emerging in an act of rebellion against an oppressive regime.
The stars of Destiny’s 108 stars come together to shape the course of history.
The Story of Suikoden II
The hero of our story and his friend Jowy are members of the Unicorn Youth Brigade, involved in a border dispute between the Kingdom of Highland and the City-State of Jowstown.
A few months earlier, an agreement of truth had been signed between the two forces, both of whom rejoiced when the war was over. However, hidden under the momentary peace, the fire of a new war continued to smolder…
Features of Suikoden I & Suikoden II HD
・All background illustrations have been upgraded to HD
・ Updated effects breathe new life into pixel art animations
・New environmental sound effects to immerse yourself in this fantasy world
・Battle SFX is now also HD and adds a new level of realism
・New auto-save added
・Fast forward combat
・ Conversation log
Here are some screenshots from today’s reveal:
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