The group of games that were shown last night playstation case play W was obvious to players from all walks of life, whether they were VR vampire for mommy loversAnd the Roller derby fanaticsor The fighters who finally crossed the street into the open world. However, one game’s journey to join PlayStation’s stack of game ads was as animated as its foolish premise. This game is going on eternity.
eternityDeveloped by Studio Sai, it is a hack and slash JRPG that takes place in a post-apocalyptic world where a mysterious infection has turned humans into raging monsters. As you can see from her teaser, eternity Filled with all the things that make a great JRPG: you have awesome heroes with magical powers, dungeons full of traps and puzzles, and trusted party members who you can hold down the R2 button to hold hands while watching the sunset – wait (check out the Steam page) Oh, eternity He is also a dating sim. Ali right.
Yes that’s right. Love Bay. side by side eternity Lively JRPG action, you’ll also fight for the ones you love in downtime, scheduling and getting closer with Boys and girls at the end of the world. After all, you have two hands that can apparently grow from slicing; Why not use it to fight for a cure for humanity while also Holding one of the five cute survivors in your group?
Besides some artwork of mildly spicy visual novels during romantic scenes, eternity It also contains 2D animated scenes that change depending on the girl or guy you’re dating. But time is of the essence. You can take advantage of it by deepening your relationship with your buddies while unlocking new skills (just like in real life), searching for life-saving resources, or simply saying “miss me with that BS” and Leeroy Jenkins-ing yourself the first dungeon you see. for each one of them.
If you consider that a JRPG that doubles as a dating chip looks a lot like a business Character String, you’d be right. In fact, after playing Persona 5And the Persona 4 GoldenAnd the Persona 3 FESAnd the eternity The developer quit his job as a technical artist at Apple to continue making his game.
Growing up playing games Final Fantasy VII, FFVIII, and FFX, Studio Sia founder Jae Hyun Yoo told Kotaku that the time spent building deep romantic connections with a small group of characters while dealing with the real-world time management of a calendar resonated with them the most.
“Creating those experiences [in Eternights] I was [my] Yu said.
Yo has a great resume. Prior to joining Apple, he worked as an engineer for Thatgamecompany and an animator in FX at Walt Disney Animation Studios. To give you an idea of Yu’s cut, he altered Elsa’s dress in frozen The magic of the gate in it Big Hero 6and the divided destruction of Sugarland in Wreck Ralph.
The first clip the internet has ever seen eternity there was 2019 r / Unity3D subreddit post by yo. at that time, eternity It went under the project name Kafka and was described as Character Meets devil may cry. Jae published the game which features a calendar system, time management, and relationship-based gameplay with its RPGs replaced by hacks and slashers.
Out of the field questions about 3D model rigging and sharing inspirational videos from Character Series director Katsura HashinoJay posted a series of updates in eternity. These updates include CharacterPersonal introduction inspired trailersearly cels animation for the trailer My hero academyinspirational punchAnd the battle shots.
“I remember my mom was worried about her [Eternights]Yu said. “I think she felt a little relaxed yesterday.”
Nothing more than your own anime having found inspiration from the greats who came before you. In addition, your first game is shown along with likes Final Fantasy XVI And the resident 4 new edition very nutty.
Jay said in PlayStation Blog Post. “As a storyteller, I’ve always wanted to mix a love story with an adrenaline-driven action. I wanted players to have a strong personal reason to push them forward in combat encounters and feel like they were fighting for more than just their survival – they were fighting for the ones they loved.”
eternity Ready to carry the torch of Character Like the Prometheus of Games that brings the firefighting and romantic party members to the masses. I can’t wait to hold my hand and, I dare say, boast some waffles and orthos – oh and also save the world when eternity release.
forever It is scheduled to be released in early 2023 on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch, and PC.
Updated: 6/3/22, 5:30 PM ET: This post has been updated to incorporate responses from the developers.