When Skies of Arcadia was initially launched on the Sega Dreamcast within the 12 months 2000, it was broadly praised by followers and critics alike. To this present day, it’s nonetheless thought of to be one of many best JRPG and video video games of all-time.
After underperforming commercially on the system, it was then ported throughout to the Nintendo GameCube as Skies of Arcadia Legends in 2002 when Sega exited the hardware enterprise.
In a current interview with Kotaku, the producer of the sport Rieko Kodama was requested about the potential for the sport being re-released on the PC or trendy online game hardware such because the Nintendo Swap.
Sadly, Kodama wasn’t very direct along with her reply, as a substitute stating how she was “very grateful” the sport had a particular place within the hearts of those that had performed it and was comfortable to listen to followers have been overtly voicing their needs.
As for a sequel – don’t go anticipating any bulletins within the close to future. Kodama believes the GameCube launch was greater than sufficient:
“I personally really feel that [the GameCube’s] Skies of Arcadia Legends accomplished the “director’s reduce” of the title. However I’m honored when followers of the sport who’ve turn out to be sport builders themselves categorical curiosity in making a sequel. It makes me comfortable to consider its legacy being handed on on this means.”
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