PowerSlave Exhumed is an upcoming port of the cult classic mid- 90s first-person shooter.Its from Nightdive Studios, the developer behind the recent releases of Doom 64 and Shadow Guy and the upcoming System Shock remake. The trailer is listed below:
PowerSlave initially launched in 1996 on the Sega Saturn, and for the time had a special mix of traps, puzzle-solving and first-person platforming. It served as a precursor to the similarity Nintendos Metroid Prime.Digital Foundrys John Linneman is a big fan – he wrote about the “console FPS ahead of its time” back in 2018, and made the video everything about it, below:
Our total DF Retro video coverage of this exceptional video game, its numerous versions – and even a take a look at the PCs PowerSlave EX, a port of the console version that wound up eliminated for legal reasons.
Nightdive said this new version of PowerSlave blends both the Saturn and PSone versions of Lobotomy Softwares shooter, which was referred to as Exhumed in Europe.Heres the official blurb on this brand-new port:”Destination: the ancient Egyptian city of Karnak. Alien forces possessing scary powers have sealed the when flourishing neighborhood from all outside contact. As a hidden operations specialist, you have actually been trained for all kinds of contingencies. Nothing can prepare you, however, for the nightmare you will go into …”New features consist of widescreen/ HD display, contemporary gamepad support, SMAA anti-aliasing, anisotropic texture filtering and accomplishments. Nightdive stated PowerSlave Exhumed is “both versions of the original game integrated to bring the finest of both worlds”. Platforms are unannounced, although we understand PowerSlave Exhumed is pertaining to PC (theres a GOG page). Theres no release date.