Sony Reveals Soul Sacrifice Details
Sony revealed in a Playstation Blog entry a few details regarding its new release, Soul Sacrifice, starting with the new box art:
Including the box art, Sony also revealed a release date and pre-order details, as well, promising that if you pre-order you will get content that “will not be sold anywhere else.” Soul Sacrifice will hit shelves on the Vita on April 30th in North America and May 1st in Europe. If you pre-order, you are promised:
- Spirits’ Flamepike – Shards of the spear provided by Fire spirits, unleashing a five hit combo attack with heat effects
- Spirits’ Blightstone – Explosive stones with poison effects provided by the spirits
- Spirits’ Fulgurwood – Root provided by the Thunder spirits. Tracks enemies on the ground and attacks with thunder spell
Pre-order customers are also promised an option for a Japanese Voice-over Track but Sony says that this will be released later at an undisclosed time for an undisclosed amount, only promising that the only way you can get it at launch and without an additional cost is to pre-order.
Keiji Inafune, of Mega Man fame, released the following statement: “I’m excited that we are finally able to announce the release date of Soul Sacrifice. I have put all my passion and soul into the game’s concept and my talented team has made an incredible effort to create the best game it could ever be. I’m confident that we’ve created an extremely engaging game that you will enjoy playing. The game has become nothing like any other game with an original and deep world settings which could only be possible in a dark fantasy environment. I’m looking forward to you being able to experience the unique adventure of real heroism in Soul Sacrifice. Immerse yourself in the world of Soul Sacrifice and have fun playing it!”