Square Enix announced tonight during the E3 2019 press conference that Tokyo RPG Factory’s new game Oninaki will launch on PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC on August 22.
Tokyo RPG Factory is the same team who made I Am Setsuna and Lost Sphere. You can watch the E3 2019 trailer for Oninaki and read more about the game below.
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.