Valiant Entertainment has teamed up with Nightdive Studios to create a remastered version of the classic action video game, Shadowman. The game will soon be coming to Steam, GOG, and Windows PC. You will also be able to play it on Playstation, Xbox, and Switch consoles.
Readers of the Valiant comics will recognize Shadowman as one of their more popular franchises. The game will be using the KEX engine. Writer Culien Bunn and artist Jon Davis-Hunt will releae a new comic series based on Shadowman starting in May 2020.
“As part of our continued growth into the video game industry, we’re happy to bring Valiant fans this immensely popular Shadow Man character as the next title we release,” said Dan Mintz, Chairman and CEO of Valiant Entertainment. “Using this platform allows the Valiant fans to experience and explore the universe creatively.”
Shadow Man is the brave and powerful supernatural hero who protects humanity from the sinister demons that lurk in the Deadside and spill into our world. The Shadow Man video game was originally developed by Acclaim Studios and published for the PC, PlayStation, Nintendo 64, and Dreamcast console in 1999. Considered a “lost classic” for years, the PC version of the game was published again in its original form by Nightdive Studios in 2014.