While much of the Panzer Dragoon IP remained dormant for nearly two decades, developer Forever Entertainment decided to resuscitate the series with planned remakes for the first two games – Panzer Dragoon & Panzer Dragoon II Zwei: Remake. So far, the first game of two was delivered back in early 2020. However, more is promised as a second project is underway.
It was not until this past February – nearly a full year later – that Forever Entertainment decided to follow-up on its ambitions for the initiative. In that, the developer pressed that Panzer Dragoon II Zwei: Remake is expected to ship later on in fall 2021. As of reporting, there is no official date for the project. Elsewhere, the team also worked on bringing remakes for House of the Dead & House of the Dead 2 which are still in active development.
In statement from Forever Entertainment, the firm shares a new arrangement with Nintendo to deliver similar projects alike Panzer Dragoon & House of the Dead remakes for “several titles” by the Japanese firm. However, details on what the ambition is to be for has yet to be disclosed.
“The Management Board of Forever Entertainment S.A. (FE) announces the conclusion of a material agreement between FE and Nintendo Co., Ltd. (Nintendo) of Japan. Under the above agreement, FE will receive significant financial support from Nintendo for the implementation of the publishing agreement, which aims to release several titles for Nintendo Switch from the FE publishing plan. The exact release dates of all games will be communicated in separate current reports,” the statement reads from an auto-generated translator.
Previously, Forever Entertainment announced a similar arrangement with Square Enix to work on a similar initiative for the Japanese publisher. Alike the deal with Nintendo, details on what Square Enix titles is still undetermined. You can read the full report by heading here.
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