Live A Live’s developer wishes to one day make a follow up.
The remake of the long-underappreciated JRPG simply showed up on PS5, PS4, and PC last month, after debuting on Nintendo Switch in 2015. Director of the initial and manufacturer on the remake, Takashi Tokita, was asked in the video listed below whether he ‘d make a follow up to the cult classic, to which he responded “I hope so.”
Does Live A Live have brand-new tricks? New endings? Steam Deck compatibility?We pitched your concerns to Takashi Tokita, the initial video game’s director and manufacturer of the HD-2D remake, however just let him respond to “yes” or “no”. Live A Live is out now on PlayStation 5, PS4, and Steam! pic.twitter.com/14kY5aAtBCApril 29, 2023
Somewhere else in the brand-new video, Tokita exposes there aren’t brand-new endings in the Live A Live remake, however the remake is totally suitable with Valve’s Steam Deck. Obviously there are likewise “concealed tricks” in the remake, according to a passionate reaction from the director.
Live A Live initially released in 1994 for the Super Famicom in Japan. The JRPG was never ever localized for a Western release nevertheless, and considered that it was launched throughout the feasible ‘golden years’ of Square Enix JRPGs, it’s kept a cult-like following for years now.
2022’s remake presented Live A Live not just to a Western audience that might never ever play the initial in the past, however likewise a brand name brand-new contemporary audience. A long-lost 1994 JRPG being restored for another go by a substantial designer was great news for audiences and video game preservationists, reviving Live A Live.
The possibility of a follow up to Live A Live is certainly simply an individual hope of Takashi Tokita at this moment, however it’s still good to understand the director would be video game for a follow-up. Considering we’re seeing brand-new video games like Octopath Traveler take motivation from Live A Live’s desperate stories and lead characters integrating for one huge tale, Live A Live’s impact is plainly still being probed the video gaming market to this day.
Have a look at our brand-new video games 2023 guide for an appearance ahead at how the remainder of the year will play out for brand-new releases like Live A Live.