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Try 10 minutes of anime slashin’ motion from Samurai Maiden – Destructoid
D3 Writer has launched a 10-minute gameplay video of its anime hack ‘n’ slash journey Samurai Maiden. Developed by Japanese studio Shade, the action-packed story of swords and sorcery will hit PlayStation, PC and Nintendo Change platforms in early December.
Using the time-honored marriage of anime schoolgirls and time journey, Samurai Maiden sees a younger lass from the twenty first Century whisked again to Sengoku period Japan the place, accompanied by her newfound pals, our hero takes up metal towards a deathly military of monsters and ghouls. As she battles her means by the underworld, our younger maiden will mastery the traditional artwork of the samurai, defeating ungodly creatures on her journey to return to her personal time.
Regardless of the general cheesiness of the characters and setup, I’ve to confess that I feel Samurai Maiden appears fairly sharp (pun totally meant). I’m digging the super-colorful places, the crazy-creepy enemy design, and the slick-looking fight. The visible results additionally aren’t to be sniffed at. The motion seems to maneuver each easily and with precision, and general it appears prefer it may very well be a enjoyable, low-key, technique to spend a lazy weekend… Even should you do gotta roll your eyes somewhat on the sport’s “kiss different women to energy up” mechanic.
I imply, that’s by no means labored for me, and I’ve tried it over 3 times in my life.
Samurai Maiden launches worldwide, December 8, on PlayStation, PC, and Nintendo Change platforms.