Confirmed: Joanna Darkish nonetheless has pink hair (pic: Microsoft)
Microsoft has formally introduced a brand new entry within the Good Darkish franchise, with what appears to be an Xbox Collection X/S unique.
It’s been rumoured for years now, however Microsoft has lastly revealed what their new studio The Initiative is engaged on and it’s certainly a brand new Good Darkish.
Not like the varied pre-existing builders they’ve been shopping for up lately, The Initiative was created from scratch and populated with veterans from quite a lot of high studios, together with Crystal Dynamics and Naughty Canine.
There was no precise gameplay footage proven of the brand new Good Darkish, only a cinematic trailer, and actually it was unimaginable to guess that’s what the sport was till the reveal of Joanna Darkish proper on the finish.
The sport is known as merely Good Darkish, nevertheless it doesn’t appear to be a remake so we assume it’s going to be labeled as a reboot, comfortable or in any other case.
The story already appears extra fascinating than those within the unique video games and is described as ‘eco sci-fi’ by The Initiative.
It nearly looks as if a form of reverse cyberpunk, the place evil firms have saved the world from ecological catastrophe however, as a result of they’re evil, there’s a sting within the story that undercover agent Joanna Darkish has to find.
The unique recreation on the N64 was a religious successor to GoldenEye 007 and whereas the significantly much less well-liked prequel, Good Darkish Zero, had some restricted third particular person components they had been each primarily first particular person shooters.
It’s not clear what the brand new recreation is, though the implication was that it’ll be an Xbox Collection X/S unique and gained’t be showing on Xbox One, which additionally implies it gained’t be out till at the least 2022.
There’s not sufficient data to invest additional however hopefully we’ll get some extra data subsequent 12 months.
Uncommon, creators of the unique two video games, have already given it their seal of approval, though given Microsoft owns them they might hardly say in any other case.
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