EA Motive is reportedly engaged on a Dead Space Remake, utilizing the unique sport as a basis and Capcom’s Resident Evil latest remakes as inspiration for what could be executed to revitalize whereas retaining the traditional really feel. The report comes by means of GamesBeat’s Jeff Grubb, who says {that a} brand new Dead Space game is also in the works. Additional proof factors to a reveal coming at EA Play Live later this month.

Grubb says that a lot the identical as Resident Evil 2 remake leaned on the unique as a basis, the Dead Space remake may also respect its origins whereas giving it recent trendy visuals, some new gameplay mechanics, and greater than doubtless a couple of surprises alongside the best way. In reality, Grubb says that Capcom’s success with Resident Evil is probably going the explanation EA is even pursuing reviving its beloved horror franchise, and that Capcom has supplied a extremely efficient template to mimic.

Additionally, he says that EA’s personal success with Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order has shifted EA’s stance on single-player video games, which it was beforehand veering away from following the business failure of Mirror’s Edge Catalyst. Given this proof, its unclear precisely the place in growth the brand new Dead Space and Dead Space remake video games is likely to be. Though one other rumor suggests we may see a reveal at EA Play Live later this month.

It was famous that the Dead Space YouTube account had up to date its profile for the primary time in greater than eight years.

The earlier picture had featured the Dead Space 3 emblem, a sport that launched again in 2013. Visceral, the studio behind Dead Space, was closed in 2017, leaving hope for a brand new Dead Space sport failing. The latest change shifts the profile picture to a extra generic Dead Space picture of primary character Isaac’s helmet, which has many speculating {that a} reveal is imminent. After all, why replace the a web page for a protracted useless sport whose final video was added eight years in the past until you’re making ready to showcase one thing new?

With EA Play Live scheduled for July 22nd and certain to showcase a couple of surprises, it wouldn’t be stunning to see spacefaring horror title return there.

[Source: GamesBeat; GameSpot]