The Infinity series of visual novel games, created by Japanese video game designer, Kotaro Uchikoshi, is one of the most beloved and acclaimed franchises in the gaming world. The series has been praised for its innovative storytelling and thought-provoking themes, and it has spawned numerous spin-offs and remakes. Now, the series is set to receive a major remake, with development beginning in Spain.
The Infinity series first began with the original game, Ever 17, released in 2002. This game was followed by the two sequels, Remember 11 and 12Riven, both released in 2005. The series gained a strong following in Japan and was eventually released in the west in 2008. Ever 17 was the first game in the series to feature a branching story structure, allowing the player to make choices that would affect the outcome of the story. This mechanic has become a staple of the series and has been praised for its depth and complexity.
The series has been praised for its mature themes, deep characterization, and thought-provoking narrative. It has also been praised for its innovative use of puzzles and for its unique visual style. The series has been adapted into manga and anime, and has been the subject of numerous fan-made projects.
Now, the series is set to receive a major remake, with development beginning in Spain. The remake, titled Infinity: A New Hope, will be produced by Spanish developer, Abylight Studios. The game will feature a brand new story, with new characters and locations, as well as improved visuals and gameplay. The game will also feature a new branching story structure, allowing the player to make choices that will affect the outcome of the story.
The remake will also feature a brand new soundtrack, composed by Spanish composer, Pedro Macedo Camacho. Camacho has composed music for games such as The Last of Us, Beyond: Two Souls, and the Uncharted series. He is known for his atmospheric and emotional music, and it is likely that his work will be a perfect fit for the Infinity series.
In addition to the remake, Abylight Studios is also working on a new game in the series, Infinity: Beyond the Horizon. This game is set to be a direct sequel to Ever 17, taking place several years after the events of the original game. The game will feature a brand new story, with new characters and locations, as well as improved visuals and gameplay.
The Infinity series is one of the most beloved and acclaimed franchises in the gaming world, and it is exciting to see it receive a major remake. The new game will feature improved visuals, a new story, and a brand new soundtrack. The game is sure to be a hit with fans of the series, and it will be interesting to see how the remake compares to the original games. With development beginning in Spain, the remake is sure to be a unique and exciting experience.