Leonardo Interactive announces the next chapter, arrives in 2023

Surprise announcement from Leonardo Interactive. Simon the Sorcerer will return in 2023. The next game in the series will be developed by Smallthing Studios, a 100% Italian development house. The game will be called Simon the Sorcerer Origins. It will be a prequel to the very first chapter of the series released in 1993.

Simon the Sorcerer Origins is set a few weeks before the events narrated in the original game. In this game, Chippy, the protagonist’s dog, inadvertently opens a portal to another dimension after browsing through a magic manual. It will be Simon’s job to fix the mess. But to get a better idea of ​​what the game will be like, Leonardo Interactive has also released a trailer which we propose again later. Let us know what you think.

Leonardo Caltagirone, head of Leonardo Interactive, also granted a statement regarding this new project. “For us it has always been a desire to be able to revive one of the icons of this industry. Our goal is to create a new world thanks to modern graphics and new gameplay mechanics to tell the origins of Simon “ Caltagirone said.


Simon the Sorcerer Origins will arrive, as mentioned, in 2023. The title will arrive on PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S and Nintendo Switch. All versions will be digital only. The upcoming game represents the sixth iteration of the series born from the inventiveness of Adventure Soft on Amiga and MS-DOS. Each chapter was characterized by a lot of irony and quotations.

Leonardo Interactive is the publisher of another Italian project: Daymare 1998, horror inspired by Resident Evil.

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