Saints Row Reboot Confirms Character Creation is Still in the Game
Gamescom 2021 featured several game reveals, including an announcement of a new title.Saints RowVolition’s reboot. The trailer for this reboot featured many characters. However, the developers confirmed that players can also create their characters.
The trailer for Saints Row’s reboot featured several characters that were memorable, but the main question many gamers had was whether they could create their own character. The reboot trailer was shown on Gamescom 2021 Opening Night Live. Volition developers confirmed via Twitter that character creation would be part of the Saints Row reboot.
Saints Row games often include a character-creation tool. Fans of the series are excited about the new feature. Volition chose to showcase some of the story beats in the announcement trailer, rather than focusing on character customization. Players will take on the role of their customized character known as “The Boss” to become a hero or villain through interacting with characters like the ones showed off during the Gamescom Opening Night Live trailer.
Many Saints Row fans were on Gamescom 2021 Opening Night Live and let Volition know that character creation was not clear from the trailer. One Saints Row user asked the developers where Johnny Gat and Shaundi, Pierce and Cool Shaundi were. However, this information may not be available until the reboot launches.
Many Saints Row fan may want to create a new character in the reboot. However, Volition developers haven’t officially confirmed the details of the character creation tool. Many Saints Row fans expressed excitement after watching the Gamescom 2021 trailer. Others responded positively to Saints Row 2.
One Saints Row quickly pointed out the similarities between the reboot and Fortnite. The original was more gritty. This critic was quickly answered by someone who explained that while the movies may look different, they still tell a similar story. While reboots might not feature the same characters as the original Saints Row, fans may still find something to love about the Volition reboot.
Many Saints Row fan anticipate that the reboot will feature the most comprehensive character creation tool in series history. After eight years of waiting, the trailer featured only 30 seconds of gameplay. Saints Row’s official Twitter account quickly informed this Saints Row fan that there will be more footage “really soon”.