revealed a remake of Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time during its Ubisoft Forward stream today. It is coming out on January 21 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Next-gen consoles were not discussed.
Aside from maybe the 1989 2D original, Sands of Time is the most iconic entry in the Prince of Persia franchise. It came out in 2003 and made waves with its charming hero, acrobatic gameplay, and time-rewinding mechanics.
Since then, Ubisoft has had a hard time finding the correct course for the series. Sands of Time’s direct sequel, Warrior Within, went with an off-putting edgier, darker tone. Fans liked its followup, The Two Thrones, more, but then Ubisoft rebooted the franchise with the plainly-named Prince of