Back in 2016, Namco game producer Kazutoki Kono asked fans of Ace Combat about which game would they like to see go through a remake. In fact, voting was done, to know what the fans demand. Turns out the time has come for Ace Combat, a recent job listing suggests an Ace Combat Remaster is in the making.
The job listing has appeared in a Japanese mid-career recruitment site, which seems to suggest that an HD remaster collection of PlayStation 2 Ace Combat game is in the works for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
You can also read the translated job listening below:
[Urgent] Person with experience on project management for console games
Job Details: Director assistant / Planner assistant [Urgent]
Person with experience on debug control or project management of a PS4 & Xbox One multiplatform title for over 3 months and with a team of over 15 people
Can take a favorable communication and understand the intentions of our clients
Has a stable rate of attendance and absence
Person who had deeply played through all of the following PS2 games: Ace Combat 04, 5, and Zero
*The person can hold discussions on how to play through the games, for example “This certain mission in Ace Combat 04 flows like this, and I played with this method to beat it.”
Back in 2016, when the voting was done, Ace Combat 5 The Unsung War was on the top with 39% of votes followed by Ace Combat 4: Shattered skies with 29% of votes. While Ace Combat 3 got 25% of votes and Ace combat 2 got 2% of votes.