Platinum Video games has lastly launched its cell motion sport World of Demons, and should you’re an Apple Arcade subscriber, you may play it at no cost proper now.
Actually, World of Demons is solely obtainable by way of Apple Arcade proper now after beforehand being deliberate for launch practically three years in the past. The trendy 3D motion sport bears a putting resemblance to Okami, which some Platinum Video games builders additionally labored on earlier than leaving Capcom. It affords a twist on the premise seen within the Nioh video games, with highly effective Yokai wandering the world, however as a substitute of merely attacking them, you are in a position to command a Yokai military as a talented samurai.
The launch trailer reveals the sport’s beautiful watercolor-style visuals, with thick outlines on the characters and broad, sweeping results for assaults. It ought to play effectively with the lesser energy of units just like the iPhone whereas nonetheless sustaining the graceful and quick motion Platinum Video games is understood for. The studio has primarily developed by consoles and generally PC up thus far, and World of Demons was in limbo for a number of years previous to its launch on Apple Arcade.
And like Nioh, the sport’s monsters are actually terrifying and grotesque. Some resemble aliens, whereas the serpent and cyclops monsters proceed a practice of bosses scaring the hell out of you earlier than they even assault.
World of Demons is only one of several games added to Apple Arcade today. NBA 2K21 Arcade Edition, The Oregon Path, and Star Trek: Legends had been all added as Arcade Originals, and a brand new “timeless classics” class comprises tried-and-true video games like Backgammon and Chess.
Platinum Video games is actually staying busy. It is presently engaged on Bayonetta 3, Babylon’s Fall, and as revealed yesterday, Sol Cresta. The shoot-’em-up sport was considered a joke because it was introduced final 12 months throughout April Idiot’s Day, however it seems it is to be actual.