The Prince of Persia franchise has been put by way of the wringer these previous few years, nevertheless it appears Ubisoft is able to deliver it back- maybe in ways in which not many would have anticipated. Whereas it stays to be seen precisely how lengthy it’ll be earlier than we see the rebooted Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake subsequent, we will probably be getting one other recreation within the sequence earlier than that.
At Summer time Sport Fest, Ubisoft unveiled Prince of Persia: The Misplaced Crown, a brand new 2D sidescrolling motion platformer that appears prefer it’ll be placing a contemporary twist on the sequence’ basic sidescrolling formulation. Curiously sufficient, the sport was talked about in leaks final yr, which said it might be impressed by the Ori video games.
It has, in fact, been some time since we final received a 2D Prince of Persia recreation, however the gameplay footage showcased within the announce trailer definitely appears to be like promising, as does the stylized artwork type. Take a look at the trailer under.
Prince of Persia: The Misplaced Crown is out on January 18, 2024 for PS5, Xbox Sequence X/S, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Swap, and PC. We’ll be seeing extra of the sport at Ubisoft Ahead on June 12.