Satan Might Cry 5 director says he’s gearing up for his ‘subsequent title’ after the primary main replace hits
Hideaki Itsuno is a legend. Though he would find yourself being credited with the misstep that was Satan Might Cry 2 even though he mainly swooped in after one other director left the mission, he took half in lots of unbelievable initiatives, together with Dragon’s Dogma, the Energy Stone sequence, Rival Faculties and Capcom Vs. SNK 2. He stays at Capcom to this present day, and after a six yr hole (since 2013’s Dragon’s Dogma: Darkish Arisen) he is about to ship Satan Might Cry 5.
Talking to 4Gamer, Itsuno says he’s elated to lastly ship on “the primary numbered title within the sequence in 11 years,” noting that he’s “placing all the things [he] has into it.” Itsuno says that because of the proliferation of YouTube he is jazzed to see everybody’s combo movies unfold on social media, and can supervise the deployment of the massive free replace for the sport in April.
After that, he says he isn’t going to relaxation. Itsuno explains: “After its launch on March 8, and after checking the free replace coming in April, I’m going to refresh and put together for my subsequent title. I hope to work arduous in order that my subsequent title meets everybody’s expectations, and in order that I can announce it as quickly as attainable.”
If his E3 look in 2018 proved something, it is that Itsuno hates to take a seat on secrets and techniques for years on finish, so he in all probability means what he says. As for what’s subsequent, rumors have been swirling for a brand new Rival Faculties, however with Capcom’s present points with the preventing recreation circuit that prediction could by no means come to cross.
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