You may keep in mind Bloodrayne as an experiment to create probably the most early 2000’s online game attainable: one half sultry vampires, one half hack-and-slash. After years of dormancy, it seems the collection is making a comeback. Writer Ziggurat Interactive has bought the license from the previous proprietor Majesco, and it is working with the unique builders of the collection to enhance the PC variations of the sport.
“Bloodrayne is a beloved franchise with an enormous fan base and we’re extraordinarily appreciative of the chance to be stewards for this incredible collection,” mentioned Ziggurat Interactive’s President, Wade Rosen. “Gamers the world over fondly keep in mind titles like Bloodrayne and Advent Rising and having the chance to not solely carry these video games to a brand new viewers however to develop their universes is one thing we take severely.”
Ziggurat Interactive is a writer that makes a speciality of re-releasing and remastering forgotten legacy video games, together with Darklands, Slave Zero, and Marco Polo. This is able to signify the second try and revive the franchise. Again in 2011, Majesco launched Bloodrayne: Betrayal, a 2D side-scroller that obtained blended critiques. The studio behind the unique video games, Terminal Actuality, closed again in 2013, following its less-than-stellar zombie shooter The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct.
Today, Bloodrayne is likely to be best-known as the premise for a Uwe Boll movie of the identical identify. As with all of Boll’s output, the film adaptation was widely panned by critics. The collection’ protagonist Rayne additionally has the doubtful distinction of being the primary online game character to “pose” for Playboy.
GameSpot has formally kicked off Play For All–a celebration of all issues gaming. Be a part of us as we carry you the summer time’s hottest information, previews, interviews, options, and movies, in addition to elevate cash for COVID-19 reduction efforts and Black Lives Matter with the assistance of our pals from across the gaming world. Try the Play For All schedule for extra.
GameSpot could get a fee from retail presents.