Balan Wonderworld Opening Video Released

Step into a world of wonder with the opening video for Square-Enix’s upcoming 3D action platformer Balan Wonderworld.

In the opening video, protagonists Leo Craig and Emma Cole enter a theater and meet the mysterious Balan, who transports these two to the world of Wonderworld.

You can view it below:

Showtime! BALAN WONDERWORLD Opening Movie

Co-created by Yuji Naka (Sonic the Hedgehog Franchise Creator) and Character Designer Naoto Ohshima (Sonic Team Co-Founder), Balan Wonderworld has players jumping, flying, smashing, and discovering unique areas through the use of more than 80 different costumes. For example, the Rail Runner outfit summons train tracks in select areas.

This title is Yuji Naka and Naoto Ohshima’s first collaborative effort in 20 years, and is also the inaugural game of the “Balan Company” gaming brand. This company will bring together a number of talented video game developers, visual artists, and composers.

The game will come out for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series S/X, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam. Players will be able to upgrade to the next-gen versions of the game at no additional cost if they buy the PlayStation 4 or Xbox One version.

Source: Press Release