Developer MegaPixel Studio and publisher Forever Entertainment have announced that Front Mission 1st: Remake will receive a bonus content update that includes new single-player missions, a local multiplayer mode, and the introduction of mercenaries into the fray. This free expansion will come out sometime in 2024.
“Mercenaries” Update details via Gematsu:
- New Single-Player Scenarios – An exciting array of fresh single-player scenarios is coming with the update, each carefully crafted to provide a diverse range of challenges and engaging narratives. These new missions bring a captivating solo gaming experience while also expanding gameplay with new types of terrain tiles.
- Local Multiplayer Hot-Seat Mode – Jump into action with local multiplayer mode featuring hot-seat functionality! Challenge your friends to a skirmish and prove your tactical superiority on brand-new maps.
- New Mercenaries and a Commander Character – Meet a whole new character roster, including the commander a character, whose role is to introduce you to the new update and assemble the best possible team of mercenaries.
Front Mission 1st: Remake Screenshots
Here at RPGFan, we’re happy to see that this classic strategy RPG has not only made a comeback on modern platforms but also continues to receive support. Our review of the Nintendo Switch version goes over the changes and more.
Front Mission 1st: Remake is available on Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC via Steam, the Epic Games Store, and GOG.