Square Enix Announces Balan Wonderworld
Publisher Square Enix recently announced its latest title Balan Wonderworld, a new action platformer from the original creators of Sonic the Hedgehog, lead programmer Yuji Naka and character designer Naoto Ohshima (who worked on the original designs of Sonic the Hedgehog and Dr. Robotnik). The game also marks Yuji Naka and Naoto Ohshima’s first collaboration in 20 years.
The full description of Balan Wonderworld via Square-Enix can be seen below:
Entering a whimsical and bizarre land through a mysterious theatre, players will take on the role of Leo and Emma as they embark on an adventure like no other. Led by an enigmatic maestro named Balan, they must navigate through Wonderworld to restore happiness and balance the hearts and minds of all they encounter here.
Players will discover over 80 extraordinary costumes along their journey through a variety of unique environments within Wonderworld. The costumes change Leo’s and Emma’s appearances, granting them a wide array of fantastical powers to overcome obstacles that lay in their path and discover exciting new ways to play. The possibilities are endless as you bash your enemies, walk in the air, freeze time and manipulate all kinds of objects with the costumes you collect!
Balan Wonderworld is coming to Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC via Steam in Spring 2021. What do you think? Let us know in the comments below!