Deathsmiles I & II: After the teaser which came out last year, both publisher as well as Cave Interactive, City Connection and Cave Interactive respectively have announced Deathsmiles I & II at Tokyo Game Show of this year.
The new collection will be re-releasing both Deathsmiles as well as Deathsmiles II. These two titles will be playable on the PS4, Nintendo Switch and Xbox One. However, these titles are expected to arrive somewhere in 2021 for Japan. The collection will be consisting of Deathsmiles, Deathsmiles Mega Black Label, Deathsmiles II, and new features across the board.
The original Deathsmiles was launched back in October 2007 on Japanese arcades. The game, however, came to the Xbox 360 in April 2009. The title was launched for iOS in July 2011, Android in July 2013 and PC in March 2016. Deathsmiles II was launched on the arcades back in May 2009 and then later in May 2011 arrived at the Xbox 360.
Here’s the new trailer
The gameplay of Deathsmiles I & II
Deathsmiles is a horizontal side-scrolling shooting arcade game by Cave, the Japanese developer. It is known for its aesthetic style. This features heavy occult and gothic influences. The gameplay of Deathsmiles I &II is somewhat similar.
Well, it is unknown whether the re-releasing version will follow the same story or will be having a different story. However, it is expected that they are likely to have similar gameplay like the original versions.
Well, it is also expected that the Deathsmiles will be further ported to the next-gen consoles in the future. This also suggests that the other Cave titles will be coming to additional platforms shortly.
Deathsmiles I and DeathsmilesII will be playable on the PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. The collection is expected to re-release some time in 2021.