There is good news for fans of Goichi Suda, better known as Suda 51, as Grasshopper Manufacture and NIS America announced that one of the developer’s most beloved games will be back, we are talking about Killer7.
For now, the only thing confirmed is that Killer7 will be available on PC via Steam sometime in the fall. Thanks to the page of the game on Steam, we know that it will have audio in English and Japanese, as well as subtitles in English, Japanese, French and German.
The company did not say if this game is about a complete remastered version or is a simple port. From what we can see on the Steam page and in the video, the graphics section was improved for PC and the art remained intact, something that fans of yesteryear will appreciate, however, the precise technical details were not revealed.
This game debuted for the first time in 2005 on PlayStation 2 and GameCube. Killer7 combines elements of a first-person and third-person shooter. The player takes the role of a character with 7 different personalities, each with their own personality, abilities and weapons. The objective is to eliminate the organization Heaven Smile.
“Dive into a dark world of underground assassins in a tale of revenge as Harman Smith, a man who manifests 7 deadly personalities into the real world, known as the killer7,” explains the description. “Take control of this distinct murderers’ row as they hunt down the sinister Kun Lan, to stop his plan of world dominance, and end his organization of deadly suicide bombers known as “Heaven Smile.”
NIS America did not comment on whether the game will reach more platforms, so we will have to wait for new details.