I am not saying that it should be strictly Kyd. But it should be people who are talented, who take care of a legacy and really love their work. You can always feel that, as oppose to others who feel like they are just paid/hired composers.
The only other time they absolutely Nailed it was when they composed the track for Hitman: Sniper
You know the composers did their actual homework and had their inspirations from jespyr kyd. The track they nailed is not forgettable, it can be refered to years in the future just like the works of Kyd today in video game history. look at their comments.
Refer to This Thread made by Studio manager Square Enix where the audio guys, also had their say: