Lollipop Chainsaw remake revs its manner in direction of a 2024 launch date, will get a correct title

Kath Santarin
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You in all probability will not be that shocked to listen to it, however the Lollipop Chainsaw remake has been delayed into 2024.

Earlier this week, developer Dragami Video games introduced on Twitter that the remake of the 2012 cult basic will not be releasing in 2023, and is as an alternative arriving subsequent summer time, 2024. Not solely that, the sport is now formally referred to as Lollipop Chainsaw RePOP. “The title of Lollipop Chainsaw Remake (tentative identify) has been determined as Lollipop Chainsaw RePOP,” Dragami Video games wrote on Twitter (translations by way of DeepL). “As well as, the discharge date has been postponed from 2023 to the summer time of 2024. We are going to make each effort to create a top quality sport, and we ask to your continued assist!”

Lollipop Chainsaw RePOP was first introduced final yr, to commemorate the sport's tenth anniversary. The unique launched again in 2012, promoting round one million models worldwide, a reasonably affordable determine however not one which gave the sport a lot longevity. There are some modifications deliberate for the collection, however following its announcement Dragami Video games president Yoshimi Yasuda did put out a press release in an try to deal with any issues followers may need.

“The first objective of the Lollipop Chainsaw remake mission is to make it in order that gamers who want to play Lollipop Chainsaw can achieve this simply, to not make a brand new Lollipop Chainsaw sport,” Yasuda mentioned on the time. “After all, the best factor to do can be to make a remastered model of the unique sport, altering nothing. Nevertheless, we have been sadly unable to incorporate 16 of the licensed songs, which have been an ideal a part of the unique sport’s really feel, and so we're as an alternative aiming for a remake that's as shut as potential to a remaster.”

By the sounds of it, sadly in order for you the unique, unchanged expertise, you'll need to choose up a duplicate on PS3 or Xbox 360.

There isn't any phrase on what platforms the sport can be launching on, however it is going to presumably be accessible on PS5 and Xbox Sequence X/S when it does arrive subsequent yr.

Lollipop Chainnsaw Remake(仮称)のタイトル名はLollipop Chainsaw RePOPに決定しました。

— ドラガミゲームス【公式】 (@Dragami_Games) August 11, 2023

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