BitSummit Gaiden Games
All the Japanese Switch announcements made at BitSummit Gaiden this weekend with multiple games revealed. Full details below…
Aeolis Tournament is a 3D party action game where up to 8 players compete in various game modes based on a simple one-button mechanic. Characters use an air cannon to control the power of the wind and affect their surroundings. It’s a high-tempo game in the vein of Fusion Frenzy with a Nintendo-inspired cartoony and colourful art direction. Published by Beyond Fun Studio. Trailer here.
Aeon Drive is an action platformer game set in a cyberpunk version of Barcelona. The player controls Jack, a stranded space pilot on a quest to retrieve faulty pieces of dimension-bending machinery in order to preserve the space-time fabric of the universe. Published by 2Awesome Studio. Trailer here.
Azure Striker Gunvolt 3
Inti Creates’ flagship 2D side-scrolling “Azure Striker Gunvolt” series is back with a brand new title! Just as they did for the previous two games in the series, action supervisor Keiji Inafune (LEVEL5 comcept CCO) will be working closely with series director Yoshihisa Tsuda of Inti Creates to craft new systems and ideas that take the action the series is known for to the next level. Published by Inti Creates. Trailer here.
Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon 2
Classic-style Bloodstained action from Koji Igarashi and Inti Creates is back! Join Zangetsu, Dominique, and a brand new cast as they battle with swords, whips, and more to defeat a new demonic threat in Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon 2! Published by Inti Creates. Trailer here.
Romance your swords! Capture the hearts of weapons to level them up in this “shack-and-slash” dungeon crawling adventure. Published by Kitfox Games. Trailer here.
Carrion is a reverse horror game in which you assume the role of an amorphous creature of unknown origin. Stalk and consume those that imprisoned you to spread fear and panic throughout the facility. Developed by Phobia Game Studio and published by Devolver Digital. Trailer here.
The Coma 2：Vicious Sisters
The Coma 2: Vicious Sisters is a Korean survival horror-adventure. Venture from your deserted school to survive the horrors of the night. Explore the surrounding Sehwa district and uncover the shadow realm’s dark secrets. Use everything at your disposal to avoid a demoness hellbent on killing you! Developed by Devespresso Games. Published in Japan by Chorus Worldwide. Trailer here.
Doors of Insanity
Embark on an epic ass-kicking, card-slinging journey across purgatory. Create your custom character, build your deck and do battle with the twisted denizens of purgatory and journey to the paradise you deserve. Developed by OneShark. Published by Another Indie Studio. Trailer here.
Drill Man Rumble
Drill Man Rumble is a hand drawn fast paced action game with single and multiplayer features. Take on the legend of Drill Mountain in the campaign. Drill your friends in danger-filled arenas, ride mechanical Drill-agons, and battle strangers for riches in the endless Bounty Mode. Developed by Hunter Studio and published by Another Indie Studio. Trailer here.
Dungeon and Gravestone
Rogue-like RPG where one dies over and over again. Generated dungeons are full of difficult traps and puzzles. Putting one’s life on the line, player is challenged with over 500 quests, weapon and item collection, and fishing. Published by Wonderland Kazakiri. Trailer here.
Elden: Path of the Forgotten
Guide Elden on a mission across a blighted land to save their mother from ancient horrors. Engage in brutal, technical, combat and master eldritch magics as you walk the Forgotten Path. Developed by Onerat Pty Ltd and published by Another Indie Studio. Trailer here.
Everreach: Project Eden
Take on the role of Nora Harwood, member of Everreach’s Security Division, on a mission to secure the colonization process of Eden and investigate mysterious incidents! Everreach: Project Eden is a fast-paced, story-driven action-RPG set on the visually stunning Planet Eden. Developed by Upstream Arcade and published by Raw Fury. Trailer here.
fault – milestone two side: below
The latest game in the fault series, which has sold over 500,000 copies worldwide, is a follow-up to fault – milestone two side: above. The series is known for being a great introduction to visual novels because of its tightly packed length, lack of adult content, story structure, and presentation that is heavily influenced by cinema and beautiful artwork. Developed by ALICE IN DISSONANCE and published by Phoenixx. Trailer here. ALICE IN DISSONANCE are also porting both fault – milestone two side:above and Mhakna Gramura and Fairy Bell to consoles, although platforms weren’t confirmed.
A new 3D action game where you take control of a crab, and fight off other giant enemy crabs. Physics allows for crabs to move powerfully and quickly in this hardcore battle arena. Freely control your pincers to use weapons and develop your own crab fighting style. Published by Calappa Games. Trailer here.
A combo-driven roguelite platformer where you shoot your way through the pages of an ever-changing comic book and get more powerful the more dead-on your play is! Already available in the west, Marvelous will be publishing the Japanese version. Trailer here.