Grim Guardians is new Castlevania ‘style’ 2D game; meet
Inti Creates, responsible for Azure Striker Gunvolt, announced this Friday (5) the development of Grim Guardians: Demon Purge. The game features beautiful 2D visuals, in pixel art, and follows the molds of the classics of the Castlevania franchise.
According to the first information, the story is starring two demon hunter sisters: Shinobu and Maya Kamizono, that switch between each other in real time. The first, which is the oldest, makes use of firearms to fight from a distance, while the second has a more melee-focused arsenal.
In the story, the hunters return from a mission and find their school infested with demons. Now, they must brave a dark castle, full of dangers and that is the origin of these creatures.
As is to be expected in games of this genre metroidvaniathe castle encompasses different routes to discover with the sisters’ unique abilities, as well as several bosses to defeat.
By bringing two playable characters at the same time, Grim Guardians will also support cooperative multiplayer with special actions, as well as a variety of difficulty options to customize the experience. The gameplay trailer shows that one can use the other for support to reach higher locations, in addition to being able to revive the second player.
So far, the title remains without a defined release date, but will have versions for PRAÇA, PS4, PS5, Xbox one, Xbox Series X/S and Nintendo Switch.