Square Enix have revealed during their Square Enix Live E3 2019 Press Conference a release date for Oninaki. The Action RPG game developed by Tokyo RPG Factory will launch on Nintendo Switch, PS4 and STEAM on August 22nd. Oninaki is the third game created by Tokyo RPG Factory, known for their work on I Am Setsuna and LOST SPHEAR.
If you have yet to see the E3reveal trailer for Oninaki, you can check it out below in the official announcement from Square Enix.
TRAVEL TO THE BEYOND IN ONINAKI,
ARRIVING THIS AUGUST
LOS ANGELES – (June 10, 2019) During Square Enix® Live E3 2019, the company announced thatONINAKI™, the latest action-RPG developed by the talented Tokyo RPG Factory™ team, will debut digitally on the Nintendo Switch™ system, PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and STEAM® on August 22.
ONINAKI is the third title from Tokyo RPG Factory and the studio’s first foray into the action RPG genre, sustaining the studio’s mission in taking inspiration from classic Japanese role-playing games to create a captivating experience on modern platforms. Following the release of I Am Setsuna™ in 2016 and LOST SPHEAR™ in 2018, ONINAKI encompasses an inspired art direction, deep character development and a captivating storyline contributing to a unique, yet familiar JRPG experience.
In ONINAKI, players will follow the story of Kagachi, a young watcher whose duty is to usher Lost Souls into the next world. After meeting a mysterious girl named Linne, his fate becomes entwined with blood and death. During the journey, players will also meet key characters like Kushi, an exemplary Watcher and trusted leader, Mayura, a Watcher with a kind heart, and the malicious Night Devil from a forgotten time.
ONINAKI is not yet rated. Please visit the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) website atwww.esrb.org for more information about ratings.
Source: Square Enix PR
This post was written by Mike Scorpio