Inti Creates has announced side-scrolling action platformer Grim Guardians: Demon Purge for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch and PC (Steam). A release date was not announced.
Check out the first details below.
Inti Creates today announced the start of development of a new 2D action project, Grim Guardians: Demon Purgeahead of the exhibit on the indie game show BitSummit X-Roads to be held at the Miyako Messe hall in Kyoto on August 6-7.
Grim Guardians: Demon Purge revolves around two demon hunters who return to their school after a mission to find a demon castle where it once stood. Players control both demon-hunting sisters in this 2D side-scrolling action game. Players must master each of the sisters’ unique skills and attributes to overcome the challenging stages with bosses awaiting their arrival. They can also find new routes through each stage using the two characters’ skills, keeping the game fresh.
Other features include two-player co-op with special actions, expanded difficulty with the “Style System”, unique changes in replay and most importantly the quality and challenge players have come to expect from Inti Creates titles, this time with a new gothic horror -aesthetics.
The stars of Grim Guardians: Demon Purge are the long-range-focused Shinobu Kamizono and the close-range brawler Maya Kamizono. Players must consider the situation as they choose which sister to control as they make their way through the castle and investigate the mystery of what happened to their school and its students.
-Switching characters is the key to gameplay!
Shinobu Kamizono (voiced by Emi Uema)
The eldest of the Kamizono sisters, Shinobu is brimming with confidence but still makes careless mistakes. She excels at long-range attacks with her rapid-fire machine gun, which allows her to take out her demonic enemies from a safe distance!
Maya Kamizono (voiced by Chinami Hashimoto)
Maya is the youngest of the sisters and supports her strong-willed sister from the shadows with her dependable personality. A close-range technical attacker who makes various weapons from origami. Use her various weapons to deal massive damage!
Watch the announcement trailer below. Check out the first screenshots in the gallery. Visit the official website here.