Shadow Warrior reboot announced for next-gen, PC
posted on 05.20.13 at 12:06 AM EDT by (@salromano)
"Over-the-top gunplay" combined with katana sword play.

Devolver Digital, Hard Reset developer Flying Wild Hog, and 3D Realms are bringing back cult classic Shadow Warrior in a brand new game for next-gen consoles and PC this fall.

The indie game label promises to combine the predecessor’s “viciously over-the-top gunplay” with the “elegant precision of the powerful katana” for an “imaginitive take” on the classic arcade shooter.

Watch the debut teaser trailer below. View the first screenshots at the gallery. Visit the game’s official website here, and its Facebook page here.

Thanks, NeoGAF.

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  • $18114340

    Really hope the game doesn’t take itself too seriously. It doesn’t have to be an obsolete, offensive and irrelevant work that tries too hard to imitate the original, but I REALLY want to put my faith in Flying Wild Hog for this.

  • bloodiOS

    Just give this game Metal Gear Rising‘s combat style and Stranglehold‘s gunplay and I know that I will never be able to let go of my controller.

    • $18114340

      It’s probably just going to be Painkiller with katanas.

  • SystemLimbic

    Teaser looks pretty good

  • Solomon_Kano

    Cool teaser.

  • Kurisu Makise

    Hard to believe 3D Realms is still up and running… That aside, it was quite an interesting teaser. I’m curious about the song playing in the background.