Flashback 2 returns to show itself at the Summer Game Fest with a trailer that reveals the release period. Here are all the details.
A few weeks after the announcement, Microids presented at the Summer Game Fest a new trailer for Flashback 2 which also reveals the release period, set for winter of 2022 for PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X | S , Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.
Flashback 2 is the sequel to Flashback , a groundbreaking sci-fi adventure platformer released on 16-bit platforms in the 1990s that will allow players to take on the role of Conrad B. Hart again .
After defeating the Master Brain in the previous game, Conrad and his allies must once again face the species of Morphs that threaten all civilizations , ”reports the official website of Microids.
Adding insult to injury, Conrad’s best friend Ian is kidnapped in front of him. Another dirty Morphs trick? It will be up to you to find out who did it and their motivations …
Flashback 2 will welcome players to discover a brand new story that combines action, puzzle and infiltration. This adventure will take you to familiar places like Neo Washington or the jungle, as well as new places like Neo Tokyo or a mysterious space station. “
To work on this sequel and pay homage to the original game, Paul Cuisset managed to bring back some team members such as game designer Thierry Perreau and composer of the famous Amiga soundtrack, Raphaël Gesqua.
Recall that the original Flashback, has recently returned in physical and digital format on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch in a collection that also contains another great masterpiece of the time, Another World.
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