Fans of traditional platformers can rejoice with right this moment’s information that 2 traditional video games within the Klonoa collection are getting full remasters, bringing a set of creative platformers to a brand new era with a contemporary coat of paint, in response to right this moment’s Nintendo Direct.

Including not solely Klonoa 1, but in addition it’s sequel, Klonoa Phantasy Reverie Series is seeking to deliver a fan favourite collection out of retirement and again onto the massive stage. What is all included with this new assortment in a collection that hasn’t seen a brand new entry since 2008? Let’s dive in and see!

Come Fly With Me

First bursting onto the scene in 1997, Klonoa: The Door to Phantomville immediately claimed the hearts of everybody that performed it, making it a really nicely cherished traditional that also performs, and appears, nice in right this moment’s day and age. When it was launched, it was praised for it’s visible model, whereas retaining traditional gameplay sorts and merging the 2 collectively nicely.

Klonoa 2: Lunatea’s Veil took every part that was nice in regards to the authentic title, and got here out swinging with new additions to the gameplay, a brand new graphics engine that took benefit of the Playstation 2’s {hardware}, and protecting an awesome gameplay loop that anybody might get pleasure from.

With this new assortment, Klonoa Phantasy Reverie Series seems to be to hold the traditional gameplay that followers cherished intact, whereas giving it a shiny new coat of paint. Colors pop, characters shine, and every part on show seems to be like an effective way to benefit from the Nintendo Switch {hardware}.

Klonoa was a contemporary expertise on the time of it’s preliminary launch, that includes 2.5D graphics, distinctive places and enjoyable gameplay hooks. Being capable of hover and seize enemies to make use of them to your benefit to traverse the difficult panorama was, and nonetheless is, an awesome concept, and that includes absolutely 3D environments on a 2D airplane offers the builders of the collection a enjoyable solution to experiment and make issues move.

Klonoa: The Door to Phantomville and Klonoa 2: Lunatea’s Veil have each skyrocketed in value lately, so this assortment will give followers each outdated and new a purpose to go to the beloved world of Klonoa. The most enjoyable a part of this information is that we are going to not have to attend very lengthy to get entranced on this world as soon as extra, as Klonoa Phantasy Reverie launches on Nintendo Switch July eighth, 2022. Start brushing up in your platforming expertise now, as you’re in for a wild trip very quickly!

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