First accessible within the West on the Recreation Boy Advance in 2004, Sting’s Riviera: The Promised Land is getting an HD remaster. The developer introduced the identical on Twitter, however no launch date or platforms have been introduced.
Based mostly on Norse mythology, Riviera sees Ein battling demons in a quest to seal the Accursed. Whereas beforehand a Grim Angel, Ein sacrificed his wings for his weapon, Einherjar. He’s joined by the acquainted Rose and 4 companions – Fia, Lina, Serene and Cierra. Relying on how Ein interacts with a companion, they will forge a relationship which ends up in completely different endings.
The gameplay can be distinctive as a result of Ein isn’t freely moveable in areas. As a substitute, you will need to examine in Look Mode and use Set off Factors for various occasions. In fight, there are two formations – Assault and Magic – and relying on the objects and who wields them, you possibly can make use of completely different skills.
Riviera: The Promised Land was additionally launched for PlayStation Moveable in 2007 and featured full voice-acting, improved visuals and greater than 50 “reworked” scenes. Time will inform which model the remaster will comply with, so keep tuned.
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