John Wick is an icon. From pooch-protector to outright menace, Keanu Reeves’ stylish murderer Wick has entered the higher echelon of motion heroes. As an unstoppable icon of vigilante justice, it solely is sensible that finally Wick would discover himself the middle of a online game.
And so right here we’re, with Good Shepherd Leisure asserting John Wick: Hex, a cel-shaded, perhaps-turn-based, action-strategy recreation. Particulars are scant however the announcement trailer is under, that includes a cel-shaded, PC-generated John Wick and a voice-over discussing the finer workings of Wick’s mastery of chess.
The sport is presently in growth and helmed by Mike Bithell, famously recognized for indie puzzler Thomas Was Alone, and can characteristic an unique story. It’s being developed “in cooperation with the minds behind the movie collection”, in accordance with sister web site Gamespot, and appears to seize the “gun-fu” motion that could be a staple of the silver display collection. It is described as “fight-choreographed chess dropped at life as a online game.”
No launch date for this one but, however will probably be obtainable for consoles Home windows PC and Mac completely through the Epic Video games Retailer at launch. — John Wick Chapter 3: Parabellum — releases on Might 17.