Misplaced Soul Apart appeared prefer it was misplaced within the wind for years now, however the fashionable motion recreation created by a single developer could be very a lot alive. Creator Yang Bing shared 18 minutes of brand-new footage throughout a latest Chinese language Sony convention, exhibiting off how far the sport has come. We additionally realized that it is also heading to PlayStation 5.
Should you want some catching up, Misplaced Soul Apart first emerged in 2016 and turned heads for its fast-paced motion and triple-A presentation regardless of Bing being its sole developer on the time. It was so spectacular that Sony stepped in to publish the sport, turning Misplaced Soul Apart right into a timed PlayStation four unique. Subsequent gameplay showings over time continued to impress, and Bing now has a staff engaged on it known as UltiZero Video games. Right now’s footage marks our first actual take a look at the sport since August 2018.
Misplaced Soul Apart has all the time been in comparison with Satan Might Cry and Closing Fantasy XV when it comes to its motion and presentation. That hasn’t modified a lot, with the protagonist Kazar ripping via all method of foes utilizing a wide range of weapons (courtesy of his shapeshifting dragon companion) together with swords, lances, and even a claw/boot combo à la Dante. The flashy, combo-heavy fight is dazzling to observe, and the video additionally gives a couple of story beats in addition. Test it out under.
The rationale Misplaced Soul Apart seems to be even sharper than you bear in mind is as a result of it is working on PlayStation 5 on this demo, in accordance with the sport’s official Twitter account. We questioned if it will make the leap to Sony’s present platform, so the affirmation, whereas unsurprising, is sweet to have. To not fear, PS4 homeowners; Misplaced Soul Apart remains to be slated to launch on last-gen as effectively.
Sadly, there’s nonetheless no launch window for Misplaced Soul Apart. Within the meantime, we’ll proceed to salivate over its depraved motion and hope we’re now nearer to getting a launch date.
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