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PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U


12:16 PM on 03.22.2013



[Update: Check out our Interview with WayForward]

In today's "unexpected, f*cking awesome" news, Capcom has announced DuckTales Remastered for PlayStation Network, Wii U eShop, and Xbox Live Arcade. WayForward is handling development with a targeted summer release and $15 price point.

The debut trailer, embedded above, shows the new 2D hand-drawn sprites against a 3D backdrop. The game will feature original Disney voice actors in addition to a new tutorial level and Scrooge McDuck's Museum, which naturally acts as a hub for stat tracking and leaderboards.

There have been what-if DuckTales discussions for years and years. To hear that it's finally happening is incredibly exciting and has me wondering what other properties Capcom might be willing to bring back. Is this real life?

PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo
PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo
PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo
PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo
PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo
PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo
PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo
PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo







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7:15 AM on 11.13.2013
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