A couple of months in the past, shortly after Apple introduced their Arcade subscription service, WayForward introduced that they might be making the most of he initiative and bringing a fifth Shantae recreation to each platform underneath the solar. Now the developer has reintroduced the sport as Shantae and the 5 Sirens, which appears to be taking affect from the earlier title, Pirate’s Curse.
In a weblog submit at the moment, WayForward detailed the brand new recreation’s mechanics and story in a quick paragraph.
“Shantae and the Seven Sirens sends the belly-dancing, hair-whipping, half-genie hero to a tropical island the place Shantae and her mates encounter different Half-Genie allies, however they quickly be taught there’s bother in paradise,” the submit reads. “As Shantae will get caught up within the island’s sinister secrets and techniques, she’ll use all-new dance talents and instant-transformation Fusion Magic to discover the nonlinear, interconnected world the place she’ll go to a number of cities, overcome treacherous labyrinths, and battle dastardly bosses. The sport additionally incorporates a new collectible card system that grants gamers the liberty to reinforce Shantae’s powers to swimsuit their very own model of play.”
The bit about nonlinear, interconnected world appears to indicated that the sport might be just like Pirate’s Curse and it is extra Metroidvania-style stage design. The weblog submit additionally mentions that the sport’s graphics are being drawn for 4K gadgets primarily.
Shantae and the Seven Sirens is releasing on PlayStation four, Xbox One, Swap, PC, and iOS by way of Apple Arcade.