Little is known about the new downloadable game in which creative director Yoko Taro, known for the saga, works Deny, for Square Enix. During the last live of Niconico Net Chokaigi 2021, the producer Yosuke Saito has confirmed another detail that, despite being expected, should be a joy for the fans of this Japanese creative: Keiichi Okabe will be the composer of your music. Okabe, who founded MONACA in 2004, is a regular contributor to Taro’s games and his melodies are inseparable from games like Drakengard 3, Deny, Nier: Automata, Nier Reincarnation O NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139 …
The truth is that Okabe has been heard in many other games, including bandai namco games: has participated in the saga Tekken since Tekken 2, composed songs for Beautiful Katamari, Ridge Racer 3D, Soulcalibur VI and more. It also appears in the last Super Smash Bros., The Wonderful 101: Remastered and dozens of animes.
This new project by Yoko Taro is something original and therefore does not belong to the universe Deny. In principle it will be exclusive for digital distribution, although Square Enix does not close the door to a physical edition if the success accompanied or the ambition exceeded the original plan. More details will be released soon, perhaps with monthly broadcasts.
A creator who acknowledges that the success of Nier: Automata was unexpected
NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139 …, a reinvention of the original, is on sale now. The Square Enix team, including Taro himself, has admitted that the success of Nier: Automata – more than 5.5 million copies sold – was an exception in a career packed with minority-selling games. Until the launch of this game developed by PlatinumGames both Deny What Drakengard they achieved very discreet sales, although over time many have considered these cult titles.
“We can only say wonders about the soundtrack”, we told you in the analysis of NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139 … “The original is one of the best ever composed for any video game and this time it was Keiichi Okabe himself who has been in charge of retouching and remastering them with new arrangements that sound better than ever and that behave dynamically. A real delight for our ears that you will not tire of listening and that even brings completely new themes. “