XSEED Games has revealed a special retail edition for the upcoming action/simulation game developed by Edelweiss, Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin. This title will be launching later in 2020 for the PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC. Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin will release with two retail editions for PS4 and Nintendo Switch; a standard retail release priced at $39.99 and a special “Divine Edition” priced at $59.99. Both versions will be available for pre-order soon on the XSEED Games Store and participating retailers.
- Refined Side-scrolling Platform Action‒ Using farm tools as weapons, chain together quick, heavy, and special attacks to take down demonic beasts, while mastering the magical “divine raiment” will be essential to grapple distant platforms, evade danger, and overcome powerful enemies.
- Detailed 3D Simulation-style Gameplay‒ Learn the ancient art of agriculture by following detailed steps from planting to harvesting to cultivate the perfect crop. As a harvest goddess, Sakuna’s strength grows with each successful rice crop, with attributes such as aesthetic and flavor directly correlating to her combat abilities.
- Creating a Home in the Wilderness‒ Sakuna’s mortal companions make weapons, armor, and meals for her using the materials and ingredients she gathers on her adventures, and completing quests for them will unlock even more options.
- A Fresh Take on Japanese Mythology‒ The heroine is part of a pantheon of gods and demons inspired by traditional Japanese mythology but featuring many unique twists. The story and world are filled with lovingly rendered details, some familiar and some completely original.