Details and Footage of Cancelled Legacy of Kain: Dead Sun Emerge

Perhaps Legacy of Kain: Dead Sun isn’t so dead after all?

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Several videos for the previously cancelled game Legacy of Kain: Dead Sun have, out of nowhere, surfaced. Created by Climax, Dead Sun was originally set to debut at 2012’s E3, but was decidedly cut out of the show and cancelled after some time.

According to NeoGAF user Mama Robotnik, Legacy of Kain: Dead Sun was originally being developed under the secret codename “Black Cloth”. The video that they had planned to debut at E3 had been created by none other than Square-Enix’s CG department. Along with the videos, artwork was also made public online today, much of it featuring various areas and aspects of the fictional in-game city of Nosgoth, including a shot of both humans and vampires living together. Nosgoth, purportedly, had severe laws set in place in order to shoo off any ideas of fighting, severe conflict, or feeding/killing others. Main protagonist Gein supposedly would have found himself coming back to the city quite a few times during the course of the game.

The videos are available on YouTube, and the artwork from Legacy of Kain: Dead Sun can be found through NeoGAF.

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