Platinum Games’ vertical shooter, Sol Cresta, This is the resurrection of a series that is more than 30 years old, Has been postponed.
This news comes from “Sol Cresta: Hideki Kamiya’s Very Sorry Stream” from Platinum Games, which was broadcast today, according to reports European playersThe live broadcast features Sol Cresta’s new gameplay, but Platinum’s chief game designer Kamiya also revealed that it will miss the December release date.
Kamiya said that he has no new release date to disclose, but he hopes to announce it early next year.
As early as when Sol Cresta was announced, it was revealed as the successor to the vertical scroll arcade games Moon Cresta and Terra Cresta originally developed by Nichibutsu. Sol Cresta will follow in the footsteps of previous Cresta games, because it will fly through the galaxy and destroy enemies in a classic vertical shooting arcade way. It will also allow players to connect with allies, just like the original game nearly 40 years ago.
At that time Solcresta’s announcement As early as August, Kamiya said, “We want to make all kinds of games…not just action games.” Platinum Games may be known for its performance in game action-Neil Automata, Astral Chain, Metal Gear Solid Rise: Revenge, to name a few – but the studio seems to be using Sol Cresta to prove that it can be a vertical shooter, too.
As pointed out European players, Kamiya’s live broadcast showed Sol Cresta’s new caravan mode of gameplay, which is a five-minute scoring attack mode. Kamiya also debuted its opening cutscene.
Sol Cresta was originally scheduled to land on PlayStation, Nintendo Switch and PC on December 9, but it is now postponed to an unannounced date in the future.
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