TRAILER | X360, PS3, PC Thursday, July 5, 2012 | 6:24 PM

NiGHTS Into Dreams is back

NiGHTS Into Dreams is back

HD Remake of the flying platformer game is coming this Fall on Xbox Live Arcade, PSN and PC digital download. After its initial release on SEGA Saturn 16 years ago, Nightopia is back with improved graphics but also a Saturn mode, allowing players to experience the game with the original graphics. First trailer and screenshots inside.

Trailer (EN)
Trailer (FR)

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Commented on 2012-07-05 18:55:16
Sweet ! Seems like i'll buy me this one a second time. Still do remember the special analog controller they sold with it, the Dreamcast controller prototype sort of...
Commented on 2012-07-05 19:16:55
Hmm. Those screenshots look as if they've simply been upscaled rather than remastered.

Commented on 2012-07-05 19:22:34
md99, cause it probably is the ps2 version running at higher res.
Commented on 2012-07-05 19:26:21
Commented on 2012-07-05 19:37:08 In reply to CloudXIV
Posted by CloudXIV
md99, cause it probably is the ps2 version running at higher res.
Yep it is. Would be ok for $10 - anything more than that is too much for these ports.
Commented on 2012-07-05 20:12:24
Honestly, i tried Nights a while back and i really don't see what teh fuss is. Maybe it was sweet back in 96 when 3d graphics were brand-spanking new and everything but i can't say it's aged very well. At least in my opinon.
Commented on 2012-07-05 20:25:52
AWESOMENESS !!! yeah omfg ftw etc etc. Great news.
Commented on 2012-07-05 21:32:33
Looks pretty fucking hideous; the textures don't stand up well at all when stretched. Image 2 really hurts my eyes...

Glad I've got this on my Saturn, kinda makes it feel more worthwhile.
Commented on 2012-07-06 04:00:32
Yeah this is more like it. A one off gorgeous game even now. I'll likely stick with Saturn mode but the new visuals are a bonus. Took it's bloody time getting here though didn't it

A casual glance or brief time playing this doesn't reveal a whole lot as is the case with lots of games in fact. Certainly it's gained a lot of respect from fans that adore the gameplay and was until now a very valid reason to get a Saturn
Commented on 2012-07-06 18:06:21
This is just the pS2 version
Commented on 2012-07-06 18:29:57
mind you there are a definitely a few more very valid reasons for getting a Saturn but all the stuff bar Burning Rangers is on xbla now thankfully. oh apart from Panzer 2 and saga as well which i dearly hope arrives one day
Commented on 2012-07-07 02:40:19
Achievements!!!! This is gunna be fun! *shit eating grin*
Commented on 2012-07-07 16:31:57
no thanks and goodNIGHT
Commented on 2012-07-07 16:43:07
The nostalgia gave me goose bumps I will buy the PC version I guess. ^^
Commented on 2012-07-10 01:38:26 In reply to THEICHI
Posted by THEICHI
This is just the pS2 version
Indeed... the same PS2 version that was NEVER released outside Japan... makes sense in a way that they would try to remake it... too bad it was not an HD remake... still hope people buy and play this game.
Commented on 2012-07-10 07:11:52
This would be perfect on the Vita, damn. Probably grab the PC version so its somewhat portable

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