System Shock 2: Enhanced Edition was officially announced late at night by Nightdive Studios on their Twitter account .
The message is short and does not reveal any details about the new version of the classic, only mentioning that the “Enhanced” version is being worked on. That is, we do not know the release date, the platforms, or what improvements will be included in the new version.
“You guys asked and we’re working on it… System Shock 2 Enhanced Edition is coming soon !!!” is all we learn after reading the official tweet .
Originally published August 11, 1999, twenty years before confirmation of the new version, System Shock 2 mixes science fiction with Role Playing Game and First Person Shooter mechanics. The original version can now be purchased for € 9.99 on Steam .
Nightdive Studios is also busy with the remake of System Shock. Although it was postponed indefinitely, the work is now expected sometime in 2020 on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.