No More Heroes has been rated for Switch in Taiwan

No More Heroes has been rated for Switch in Taiwan

No More Heroes

A newly-spotted Taiwanese rating suggests that the original No More Heroes could soon be arriving on Nintendo Switch. The game, which first launched on Wii back in 2008 in the west, has been a contender for Switch for some time now. Back in 2018, series director Goichi ‘Suda51’ Suda said that he’d been having conversations with Japanese publisher Marvelous over a potential Switch port of the game, saying he’d “love to be able to do that”.

This new rating lists Marvelous as the publisher, suggesting that those talks have progressed nicely and that an official announcement may well be imminent. Now, before we get ahead of ourselves, this isn’t an outright confirmation of the game for the Switch. It’s possible that the ratings board got its wires crossed. However, No More Heroes series director Suda 51 did say that the first game might be on its way to new platforms in an interview last year.

“Yes. We’re currently in talks with Marvelous to make that happen,” said Suda 51 to Dengeki PlayStation. “It’s in positive consideration, so I hope we’ll be able to make a good announcement.” He seemed pretty positive then, and perhaps the conversations between Grasshopper Manufacture and Marvelous have borne fruit. We’ll keep you in the loop once we know more.

The Taiwanese ratings board has been particularly good to us just recently, also potentially giving the game away on new releases of Liege Dragon, Redout: Space Assault and World of Tanks Blitz, as well as Crimzon Clover.

Would you like to see the original No More Heroes on Switch? Still patiently waiting for No More Heroes 3? Tell us below.

Key Features

Hack and Smash Your Way Through Santa Destroy, California Unleash a lethal combination of sword slashes and wrestling moves in this fast paced third-person action game. Easy to learn, but challenging to master.
Roam a Sand Box Universe in Full 3D Immerse yourself in a modern, highly stylized world. Roam the city on foot or slide around corners on your speed bike. An Action Experience Unlike Any Other on Wii – Bring the pain and let your plasma-beam katana do the talking. You control the action with two Wii remote sensitive attack stances and an arsenal of close combat wrestling moves.

Interactive Special Attacks and Over-The-Top Finishing Moves Complete special moves by matching your Wii remote’s movements to the cues on screen. The crazier you finish off your opponent, the more cash you’ll earn for your efforts.

Side Missions and Mini-Games Complete side jobs for extra cash or just play them for fun. Features games like Pizza Delivery, Graffiti Blaster and Speed Bike Racing. Highly Stylized Environments and Gameplay  Features environments that are both stunning and stylish. Gameplay gives a nod to the classic arcade games of the 80s, as well as the games of tomorrow.

Source : nintendolife , gematsu  

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