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The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)
« on: November 03, 2020, 07:39:21 pm »
The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)



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Forever Entertainment, the Polish publisher that has collaborated with SEGA with rebooting other classic titles such as Panzer Dragoon, will be remaking The House of the Dead 1 & 2 with MegaPixel Studio as the developer for the games and will be true to the original games’ storyline with some graphical differences and tweaked game play to bring them to modern day gaming.

Article : http://segabits.com/blog/2019/09/26/forever-entertainment-plans-to-remake-the-house-of-the-dead-1-2-for-nintendo-switch-for-2020/

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Re: The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)
« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2020, 11:28:01 pm »
The House of the Dead – 1997 Developer Interview



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Because unlike Virtua Cop, the enemies here don’t have firearms.
We experimented with making the zombies more resilient, so they wouldn’t die in one hit, but this seemed to confuse a number of our testplayers. 

Full interview : http://shmuplations.com/houseofthedead/

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Re: The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)
« Reply #3 on: November 12, 2020, 06:07:52 pm »
SEGA Forever Enters THE HOUSE OF THE DEAD
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The SEGA Forever social channels enters into the territory of THE HOUSE OF THE DEAD series as part SEGA 60th Anniversary celebration with tons of interesting trivia on the classic arcade light gun shooter including console ports, plot points, and easter egg appearances in other SEGA titles.
Check out this and be on the lookout for more SEGA Forever retrospectives!

Article : http://segabits.com/blog/2020/11/12/sega-forever-enters-the-house-of-the-dead-with-pop-up-knowledge-on-the-series/

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Re: The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)
« Reply #4 on: January 18, 2021, 04:10:29 pm »
Will it just be for the Switch or will it also be released on other platform, such as Steam?
Even better if VR variation.

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Re: The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)
« Reply #5 on: January 18, 2021, 06:10:37 pm »
Will it just be for the Switch or will it also be released on other platform, such as Steam?
Even better if VR variation.

Probably just like Panzer Dragoon Remake.
The made Switch version first, and months later PS4, X1, and PC version.
I dunno why they made Switch version first, probably because graphically it's the weakest.

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Re: The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)
« Reply #6 on: January 19, 2021, 04:20:16 am »
Will be looking forward to adding it to my Wishlist soon. :cop:

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Re: The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)
« Reply #7 on: April 14, 2021, 07:35:18 pm »
THE HOUSE OF THE DEAD: Remake || Nintendo Switch Trailer



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It’s official! The House of the Dead: Remake was shown on Nintendo Indie World showcase and will be available for Nintendo Switch.
UPDATE: Screenshots added to the article

Article : http://segabits.com/blog/2021/04/14/the-house-of-the-dead-remake-announced-for-nintendo-switch/
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Re: The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)
« Reply #8 on: April 14, 2021, 09:27:31 pm »
Since it's developed by MegaPixel and produced by Forever Entertainment, the same guys that made Panzer Dragoon Remake, I'm hoping it will have a Steam release.

I'm also hoping it will have a VR-mode. I really want more milage for my Oculus Rift S and playing THotD in VR would be absolutely brilliant.

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Re: The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)
« Reply #9 on: April 14, 2021, 10:21:23 pm »
Since it's developed by MegaPixel and produced by Forever Entertainment, the same guys that made Panzer Dragoon Remake, I'm hoping it will have a Steam release.

I'm also hoping it will have a VR-mode. I really want more milage for my Oculus Rift S and playing THotD in VR would be absolutely brilliant.

Yes, it's most likely only time-exclusive for switch.
Btw.. Did Panzer Dragoon Remake have a VR-mode on Steam?

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Re: The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)
« Reply #10 on: April 15, 2021, 02:55:50 pm »
Yes, it's most likely only time-exclusive for switch.
Btw.. Did Panzer Dragoon Remake have a VR-mode on Steam?
From what I understand, Panzer Dragoon Voyage Record will be out later this year. I dunno if it's made by the same people though given it might be it's own spin-off game than a version of the remake.
https://www.panzerdragoonlegacy.com/tags/panzer-dragoon-voyage-record
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Re: The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)
« Reply #11 on: May 31, 2021, 10:59:53 am »
Turned out they were being made by different developers. Voyage Record is by Wildman.

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Re: The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)
« Reply #12 on: May 31, 2021, 11:12:25 am »
New House of the Dead: Remake Details Shared



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- Classic Mode and Horde Mode. No option to play the original HOTD; sources lost and it’s “impossible” to rip assets
– Price point may be in $15-20 range
– The controls were “tricky” to implement, but the remake team is not concerned over any possible backlash
– Blood color can be changed
– The HOTD remake improves daily, and is claimed to be in a better state today than when Panzer Dragoon: Remake was launched
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Article : https://realotakugamer.com/new-house-of-the-dead-remake-details-shared

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Re: The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)
« Reply #13 on: June 11, 2021, 11:35:03 am »
No mention of VR on that list... which is a pity because I would really like a VR Mode.

While I can understand that being an on-rail shooter may cause nausia in a virtual reality, I would really like to shoot some ideas and suggestions to Forever on how they could make HotD more VR friendly.

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Re: The House of the Dead 1 & 2 Remake (Switch)
« Reply #14 on: July 10, 2021, 07:19:44 am »
Microids inks deal with Forever Entertainment to physically publish Panzer Dragoon and The House of the Dead Remakes



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Publisher Microids has announced a new distribution agreement with Forever Entertainment to physically publish Panzer Dragoon and The House of the Dead remakes.
Microids’ biggest release would be Oddworld Soulstorm. This comes off Forever Entertainment inking a ...

Article : http://segabits.com/blog/2021/07/08/microids-inks-deal-with-forever-entertainment-to-physically-publish-panzer-dragoon-and-the-house-of-the-dead-remakes/