The legendary Space Invaders is an entire part of video game history. This shooting game that publisher Taito still has. Well, during the Square Enix demo, the licensing in question is starting to make a comeback on smartphones. But with the concept of the unexpected month because it will be an augmented reality game!
Space Invaders: Taito and Square Enix together
For the return of a monument like Space Invaders, we had to present something unique. So, to give you an idea – which will remain a bit vague – of the concept, with so-called “modern” graphics, the video below and comments from key project stakeholders should help …
“TAITO has invited us to reimagine the world of Space Invaders in a contemporary and ambitious way by adapting it to cell phones.”, He explains Patrick Naud, studio manager at Square Enix Montreal. “Since we’re fans of the franchise, we took this opportunity to collaborate. The team was able to brilliantly show how augmented reality will infuse new energy into this timeless game.”
Augmented reality will allow players to interact with the game world in a new and entertaining way that pays tribute to the tradition of excellence in technical innovation. Players will have to defend the world from invaders using the augmented reality and the power of their mobile devices.
“Collaborating with Square Enix Montreal to realize its bold vision of Space Invaders is an extraordinary experience”, Estimated Tetsu Yamada, President and Representative Director of TAITO Corporation. “As fans of our cult franchise, its staff treat Space Invader with great care and respect. We are delighted to see our classic game enter a new era with innovative technology and contemporary craftsmanship.”
So the game will be launching soon on Android and iOS mobiles, with a date to be decided. Plus, if you want to stay up-to-date with game news, A dedicated site appeared on the Internet.
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