Shantae 5 is coming! Developer WayForward posted on Twitter earlier today that it is planning on bringing the next game in the series out later this year to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC and Apple’s new Apple Arcade subscription service.
Shantae: Half-Genie Hero was the last game released in series back in 2016, the game was originally launched as a Kickstarter in 2013 and would go on to raise over $900,000.
Today we're thrilled to announce Shantae 5! You're invited to join Shantae in a brand-new adventure later this year on PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC… AND the newly announced Apple Arcade! Stay tuned for more details! Learn more about Apple Arcade at https://t.co/KwXqXtb2ftpic.twitter.com/SFc1iOswHT
If you haven’t played Shantae: Half-Genie Hero yet you definitely should, you should actually try out all the previous games. All of them except for the insanely expensive Gameboy game are available digitally on various systems.