Lengthy earlier than Sonic, Alex Kidd was Sega’s mascot. However he hasn’t had a brand new sport since 1990. That’s lastly going to vary.
Unbiased writer Merge Video games introduced Alex Kidd in Miracle World DX throughout IGN’s Summer season of Gaming occasion at present. It is a remake of the primary entry within the Alex Kidd franchise, which debuted in 1986 for the Sega Grasp system. It’ll come out for PC together with “Nintendo, Xbox and PlayStation consoles,” in keeping with IGN. Presumably, which means Change, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and Xbox Collection X.
The Alex Kidd sequence had six installments earlier than ending in 1990 with Alex Kidd in Shinobi World. Fortunately, remakes of basic video games are all the trend lately, so even a defunct character like Alex Kidd has an opportunity at a brand new life. We noticed this not too long ago with Streets of Rage 4, one other Sega franchise that had been lifeless for many years. That is nice information for retro followers like me, as it will probably assist revive curiosity in older franchises and assist protect some necessary titles in gaming historical past.
The remake offers you choices to play the sport both in its unique presentation or with up to date graphics. It additionally features a new boss rush mode.