Get ready to dive back into the world of ghosts, goblins, and huge monsters in a quest to save your princess, as Capcom has released the first Dev Video for Ghosts n’ Goblins Resurrection — a reboot of the original Ghosts n’ Goblins that sports 2.5D graphics and updates the classic side-scrolling action game for a new generation.
Here’s the Dev Video #1 featuring producers Yoshiaki “H” Hirabayashi and Peter Fabiano as they discuss the return of the hero himself, Arthur, as well as the involvement of the original game’s director, Tokuro Fujiwara.
As a revival of a classic franchise that’s coming exclusively to Nintendo Switch, here’s the description for Ghosts n’ Goblins Resurrection from the game’s Nintendo page:
A Knightmare Resurrected
Ghosts ‘n Goblins Resurrection is a reboot that brings the beloved Capcom franchise back to life and into the 21st century. Paying homage to Ghosts ‘n Goblins and Ghouls ‘n Ghosts, the latest entry combines the franchise’s action platforming gameplay with storybook-like graphics and challenging new obstacles.
The game follows the valiant knight Arthur as he runs, jumps and battles his way through eerie stages set in the Demon Realm, a demonic fantasy world. Brave knights will need to proceed with extreme caution as terrifying dangers await, including familiar enemies like Zombie, Skeleton Murderer, Pigman and Red Arremer.
Ghosts ‘n Goblins Resurrection is a nostalgic, yet fresh adventure that welcomes back its faithful fans, while introduces a new generation of heroes to challenge one of gaming’s classic series.
If you missed the Announcement Trailer for this game, check it out here.
Ghosts n’ Goblins Resurrection will be released for the Switch on February 25.