A well known classic and arguably one of the best light gun shooters ever is getting a make-over. That’s right, both ‘The House of the Dead’ 1 and 2 will be getting the remake treatment.
It was recently discovered that SEGA, owner of ‘The House of the Dead’ IP, had signed a deal with Forever Entertainment to remake the light gun game and its sequel for consoles. Forever Entertainment then confirmed the contract’s existence on Twitter later that evening…
Hi Guys! We confirm the signing of the agreement regarding remakes of the games "The House of the Dead" and "The House of the Dead 2". No platforms or release dates have been confirmed, and unfortunately we can’t say anything more for now. Please keep fingers crossed for us and..
— Forever Entertainment (@ForeverEntert) October 3, 2019
Forever Entertainment is the same company behind the remake of Panzer Dragoon and Panzer Dragoon 2 and, it has been stated that the remakes would update the graphics and modernize the gameplay to a degree, but the original spirit and script would be kept.
Right now we are unaware of what consoles the remakes will come to however, personally I would love to see a return for the light gun for Xbox One, PS4 and possibly even the next generation of consoles.
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