At first glance, The Messenger looks like any number of pixel-art games trying to recreate the magic of decades old games. Beneath the nostalgic presentation, however, lies an action platformer focused on not just reliving the past but also improving it.
Koei Tecmo’s latest Warriors game doesn’t have any characters from Zelda or Dragon Quest. It has characters from other Koei Tecmo games.
Just announced on IGN‘s E3 livestream, Devil’s Third will be showing up only on Nintendo’s home console. The unlikely pairing of Tomonobu Itagaki’s blood-and-guts fetish with Nintendo’s traditionally family-friendly philosophy is a surprise, but the deal does lend credence to earlier statements that the game was close to done.