E3 2021 continues with the Square Enix Presents Summer Showcase 2021 live stream, featuring various release date announcements and new game reveals.
Check out the games below:
Marvel’s Guardians Of The Galaxy
Marvel’s Guardians Of The Galaxy will release for the PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, and PC on 26 October 2021.
Fire up Star-Lord’s jet boots for a wild ride across the cosmos in this third-person action-adventure game, a fresh take on Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. With the unpredictable Guardians at your side, blast your way from one explosive situation to another, with original and iconic Marvel characters caught in a struggle for the fate of the universe. You got this. Probably.
There will be dialogue options, which will affect the narrative and your relationship with the team members.
Check out the cinematic and gameplay trailers below:
Stranger Of Paradise Final Fantasy Origin
Veterans Tetsuya Nomura and Kazushige Nojima join forces with Team NINJA from KOEI TECMO GAMES to deliver a bold new vision for Final Fantasy. It’s coming to PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC in 2022.
The synopsis reads:
With the memory of their struggle buried deep in their hearts…
Jack and his allies, Ash and Jed, burn with resolve to defeat Chaos as they throw open the gates to the Chaos Shrine. Yet doubts remain—are they truly the Warriors of Light the prophecy foretold?
Step into a world of dark fantasy and revel in the exhilarating, action-packed battles!
The trial version will be available on PS5 from today onward until 24 June 2021.
Final Fantasy Pixel Remaster
The games that inspired a generation come to life once more, in the ultimate 2D pixel remaster.
The Final Fantasy Pixel Remaster series will consist of re-releases of Final Fantasy, Final Fantasy II, Final Fantasy III, Final Fantasy IV, Final Fantasy V, and Final Fantasy VI. Keep in mind that all the sprites will be remastered so that they’re in line with the SNES/Game Boy Advance versions. This means parts I, II, and III will see the most reworking aesthetics-wise.
It’s coming soon to Steam and Mobile.
Babylon’s Fall will launch for PS5 alongside its previously announced PS4 and PC (Steam) versions, publisher Square Enix and developer PlatinumGames announced.
Sign-ups for a closed beta test are also now available here. The closed beta test will be divided into three phases, each with different testing goals and additional platforms. Phase One, which will begin in late July, will be held for PC via Steam. Phase Two will add PS4. And Phase Three will add PS5.
Babylon’s Fall from Square Enix is developed in partnership with renowned action specialists, PlatinumGames Inc., (NieR Automata). Featuring fluid co-op-combat, powerful weapons and a unique, striking art style, the epic world of Babylon’s Fall is coming to the PS5 console, PS4, and Steam. The game can be played in co-op online multiplayer for parties up to four and will feature a range of post-launch game modes at no additional cost.
Check out the new trailers below:
Legend Of Mana
Now Remastered for the first time, featuring a colourful cast of characters, exciting real-time combat, and the option to alternate between the original or new rearranged music.
Legend Of Mana will release on 24 June 2021.
Watch the Legend Of Mana opening movie below:
Hitman Sniper The Shadows
Hitman Sniper The Shadows introduces a wholly original story set in the Hitman Universe. The game focuses on events following the disappearance of Agent 47 and follows the story of The Shadows, a group of highly skilled snipers – Soji, Kiya, Kolzak, Knight, and Stone – within the hidden world of assassination, where a new criminal network threatens global stability. Diana Burnwood and the International Contract Agency (ICA) activate Initiative 426, aka The Shadows, to eliminate this threat.
It is a free-to-play game set to be released in 2021 on iOS and Android.
Final Fantasy VII The First Soldier
Final Fantasy VII The First Soldier is coming to iOS and Android sometime in 2021.
Marvel’s Avengers Black Panther War For Wakanda
Black Panther must defend Wakanda from Klaw, who seeks to steal Vibranium for his own desires. Watch the cinematic trailer for Marvel’s Avengers Expansion: Black Panther – War for Wakanda. It will be vailable in August 2021.
Life Is Strange Remastered Collection
The Life Is Strange Remastered Collection includes ‘Life is Strange Remastered’ and ‘Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered’. Both award-winning games have been remastered with updated visuals across characters & environments.
Featuring the following remastered upgrades:
– Remastered visuals across characters and environments
– Vastly improved character animation using full facial mocap performance *featured in Life is Strange Remastered only*
– Updated and refined gameplay puzzles
It’s coming to all platforms on 30 September 2021.
Life Is Strange True Colors
Brought to life through full performance capture by rising talent Erika Mori, players will navigate Haven Springs as Alex Chen, a young woman who has long suppressed her ‘curse’: the psychic power of Empathy, a supernatural ability that allows her to experience, absorb and influence the strong emotions of others – which she sees as blazing, coloured auras.
When her brother dies, in a suspicious accident, Alex must at last embrace her volatile power to find the truth, and uncover the dark secrets buried by a small town. Alex Chen’s journey, power and future are all fully under the player’s control.
The psychic power of Empathy affects every interaction and relationship Alex has in the game and is fully under the player’s control. Use it to reveal the secrets of Haven Springs, the hidden facets of Alex’s past, and the future of her journey to find a place to call home.
Life Is Strange True Colors will release on 10 September 2021.
You can check out the full live stream below: