The subsequent Saints Row sport is getting formally revealed next week and in accordance to the few details revealed to this level it’s a new sport, not a remake, and is genuinely (presumably) a beefy-on reboot of the liked delivery-world franchise.
Geoff Keighley first teased the brand new Saints Row reboot through a tweet on August 20, hinting that it will seemingly be completely revealed at some stage in Gamescom Opening Evening Reside. Shortly after that, the respectable Saints Row Twitter story began tweeting about the brand new sport. Over on the Saints Row internet problem, the positioning has an portray of a brick wall covered in graffiti and the observe “Rebooting” is plastered on it alongside a white fleur-de-lis aka that symbol you look in the entire games.
Over the closing 24 hours or so, the respectable Saints Row Twitter story has been busy replying to on the entire every fan who responds to them, which is nice I guess, however appears tiring too. A few details had been shared through these replies. For one, this isn’t a reboot or a remastered model of a previously launched sport. In reality, Saints Row devs Volition currently don’t occupy any plans to accomplish to any extent extra remasters.
One more shrimp detail I seen is that this doubtlessly has nothing to accomplish with Brokers of Mayhem, in accordance to a tweet the place the respectable story says it will judge extra than that sport’s reception to kill Saints Row. For those unaware, AoM became an delivery-world circulation sport that obsessed with super highly efficient brokers in a futuristic city and became draw in a single of the timelines created at the discontinue of Gat out of Hell, a lunge-off Saints Row sport the place Gat goes to Hell to place the boss and is determined after the occasions of Saints Row IV, the place the Earth is blown up.
Huh, yeah, I get why this whole series needs a reboot. Things are a bit complicated!
We first heard a few brand new Saints Row sport lend a hand in 2019, when it became confirmed Volition became working on the following title in the assortment. The closing predominant sport launched in the franchise became 2013’s Saints Row IV.
For those pondering a brand new Saints Row sport, and I’m one of those folks, the mask will happen at some stage in Gamescom Opening Evening Reside on August 25 at 11 a.m. PT / 2 p.m. ET.