Windjammers 2 is now a thing that exists

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#1 Edited by Oodli (246 posts) -

Announced for the Switch and PC(and probably everything else later) by Dotemu, coming 2019.

Eat it Dave Lang!

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#2 Posted by Bollard (8165 posts) -

The best time to be playing videogames.

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#3 Posted by jeffgoldblum (3924 posts) -

Who knows what the game will be, but that trailer was Fuckin dope.

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#4 Edited by selbie (2567 posts) -

If they are going for a retro cel shaded look like that trailer I'm SOLD. I just hope they get the gameplay speed right.

EDIT: Also, OG Windjammers to Switch October 23

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#5 Edited by Big_Denim (833 posts) -

Are we sure Jeff didn't secretly make this game in his basement? Because that trailer was basically just Windjammers: DBZ x SpeedRacer Super Turbo.

Either way, that trailer was fucking rad.

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#6 Edited by mellotronrules (2591 posts) -

this is awesome- but the art style will be CRITICAL. i think they need to commit to an aesthetic that evokes NEO GEO sprites and animation, otherwise it won't feel right.

if it's high-res 'arc system works' style sprites...or even 3D- i just don't know, man. although a pixelated-PS1 3D aesthetic (like 'devil daggers') could be rad.

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#7 Posted by cikame (2795 posts) -

The PC still needs a modern way to play Windjammers with online capabilities, if this is the answer then i'm all fucking for it.

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#8 Posted by baka_shinji17 (1450 posts) -

Oh hell yeah!

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#9 Posted by Fram (1852 posts) -
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#10 Posted by Naoiko (1676 posts) -

Dave Lang's tweet just made my morning. XD

I mean good or not, who in the world would have ever thought we would be getting a sequel to Wind Jammers all these years later? I mean sure I'm optimistic that it will be good, but regardless it's still nuts!

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#11 Posted by turboman (9878 posts) -

I'll hold my excitement until I see what gameplay looks like.

So amazing that this is happening though.

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#12 Edited by VincentVendetta (521 posts) -

Seeing the Montreal Olympic Stadium in a game will never cease to be the funniest shit ever. (that and Deus Ex: Human Revolution, so funny!)

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#13 Posted by Colonel_Pockets (1315 posts) -


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#14 Posted by imhungry (1116 posts) -

What a time to be alive.

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#15 Posted by Slasktotten (90 posts) -

Truly the best time to be playing vidjagäjms!

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#16 Posted by cmblasko (2932 posts) -

Super interested to see how they change the game play!

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#17 Posted by forteexe21 (2026 posts) -

Thanks Dave Lang .RIP

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#18 Posted by TheHT (15839 posts) -

Fuck that, now I just want a Windjammers anime.

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#19 Posted by JeremyF (353 posts) -

This is insane!

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#20 Posted by soulcake (2753 posts) -

I am glad DotEmu is making it they did some solid work on some recent ports they did like Wonderboy.

Also let's posts this again the refresh everyone's memory.

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#21 Posted by gkhan (1065 posts) -

@theht said:

Fuck that, now I just want a Windjammers anime.

I believe it's called "Windjanime".

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