SUNSOFT announced a digital showcase will be held on August 18 at 1 p.m. PDT featuring new games releasing in 2022 and 2023.
The SUNSOFT digital showcase will be streamed live on YouTube. The total runtime for the new event was not announced.
“Although we have been quiet for some time, many things have been happening behind the scenes,” said Yuichi Ochi, General Manager of SUNSOFT, in a press release. “We are very excited to be able to finally share our vision for the rebirth of SUNSOFT with fans old and new.”
Here’s an overview of the company:
SUNSOFT is the video game division of Japanese electronics manufacturer SUNCORPORATION, established in 1971. In October 1978, SUNSOFT began to develop video games in arcades with two titles, Block Challenger and Block Perfect. We had several arcade hits in the early 1980s such as Arabian, Ikki and Kangaroo. On July 25, 1985 we released the first Famicon (NES) title Super Arabian in Japan under the SUNSOFT brand.
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