Tropico writer Kalypso Media has shared first footage of its newly remastered version of WW2 real-time stealth-tactics traditional Commandos 2.
Kalypso acquired the rights to developer Pyro Studios’ beloved Commandos IP final July, asserting plans for brand spanking new video games within the sequence, alongside updates of the unique titles. And the primary fruits of these efforts have now been revealed within the type of the unfussily titled Commandos 2 HD Remastered.
Commandos, for these unfamiliar, was a brutally difficult technique sequence that debuted in 2001. Players are tasked with guiding a small squad of troopers – every with distinctive abilities and specialisations, together with inexperienced beret, sniper, and demolition skilled – throughout a sequence of isometric maps with a view to full varied open-ended sabotage and assassination missions.
However, regardless of its army theme, stealth is important, with weapons virtually at all times a fully final resort. If you have performed developer Mimimi Productions’ excellent Shadow Tactics (which was closely impressed by Commandos) you may have a good suggestion of what to anticipate right here.
Alongside the graphical updates you’d count on, Commandos 2’s HD remaster guarantees reworked controls, a modernised UI, and an improved tutorial.
There’s a short take a look at all of that within the reveal video above – which additionally features a first glimpse at Kalypso’s second upcoming HD remaster, this time for Pyro Studios’ Rome-themed real-time ways sport Praetorians, which initially launched in 2003.
Both HD remasters might be launching in This autumn 2019 on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. In addition to these platforms, Commandos 2 HD Remastered might be coming to Switch, Mac, and Linux, plus iPad and Android tablets.