Less than a month ago, the Japanese company Dragami Games announced that it is going to bring back the zombie-centric game Lollipop Chainsaw. Although this was the only thing that was said at the time, it has recently become clear that we are going to see a complete remake of it. , developed by Grasshopper Manufacture. Although the production studio is now owned by NetEase and the remake is going to be made by a new studio, several people who worked on the original version are also working on the remake, the most important of which is the game producer. That is, noted Yoshimi Yasuda.
Yasuda explained in a tweet that Lollipop Chainsaw features several changes from the original game, including new music (due to licensing reasons) and a more realistic visual style. will enjoy He said:
Unfortunately, various factors have made fans unable to easily experience Lollipop Chainsaw. In fact, players have not been able to access this game on current consoles for some time.
As core members of Lollipop Chainsaw development, we value the game very much and did not want to leave it in limbo. In this regard, we bought the right to make the game from Kadokawa Games and decided to develop a remastered version of it. By doing this, our goal is to make the game experience easier for those who are interested in it.
It should be said that the game tells the story of a cheerleader named Juliette Starling, who fights with zombies in a fictional high school in California fights back. It received mixed reviews upon release and failed to sell well enough to warrant a sequel. However, it seems that it still lingers in the minds of many players. On the other hand, although the new generation of Xboxes still significantly supports the games of the seventh generation, but this game probably cannot be experienced on the new platforms because of its music license.Read more: 32 zombie killing games Top Video game History
The Lollipop Chainsaw remake will be released in 2023. There is no news yet about the target platforms of this game.