The website for “shemnuehd.com” was apparently registered in September last year by none other than “Sega Europe Ltd.” We presume that by “shemnuehd,” they mean “Shemnue HD,” which suggests the classic from SEGA is making a return.
The finding was uncovered by TSSZ news on Jan. 5, and it appears the site was updated on soon after on Jan. 6.
Shemnue was a game far ahead of its time. The original on the Sega Dreamcast is regarded by many who played it as one of the greatest games every made, and with good reason. It had the feel of a living, breathing world; fantastic graphics, even by today’s standards; and a surprisingly deep combat system.
As a reminder, here’s the original cover art: