Sunsoft Hosts New Digital Event To Announce Upcoming Titles

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Sunsoft, the company behind series like Blaster Master, has announced it will host a new digital event next week August 18.

At this event, it will unveil its plans for titles to be released for the remainder of 2022 and beyond. Sunsoft CEO Yuichi Ochi said in a PR how the company was “very excited” to finally be able to share its vision of Sunsoft’s “rebirth” – with fans new and old alike.

And if you’re wondering, yes – “Sunsoft is back” as highlighted in the video below:

Here’s some extra PR on Sunsoft’s history (via Gematsu):

“SUNSOFT is the video game division of the Japanese electronics manufacturer SUNCORPORATION, founded in 1971. In October 1978, SUNSOFT started developing video games in arcades with two titles, Block Challenger and Perfect blocking. In the early eighties we had several arcade hits, such as Arabian, Ikki and Kangaroo. On July 25, 1985, we released the first Famicon (NES) title Super Arabic in Japan under the SUNSOFT brand.

“SUNSOFT is known as a retro game developer and publisher of titles such as Gimmick!, blaster master, Spy Hunter, BATMAN, Travel world, Ufouria de Sagaand more.”

What would you like to see from Sunsoft’s upcoming event? If you’re not familiar with the company, you can view some of his work through Hamster’s Arcade Archives collection.

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