Crystar Action RPG Reveals New Launch Trailer Ahead Of Release Date

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Game developer Spike Chunsoft recently revealed the official launch trailer for the western release of upcoming action RPG Crystar.

Crystar launch trailer revealed ahead of release date

The newest video released by Spike Chunsoft offers a small glimpse of the upcoming action RPGs story and gameplay. The plot involves a girl named Rei cleansing Purgatory of its monsters so she could save her little sister.

Check out the overview here:

About the Game

For when I weep, then I am strong.

A girl named Rei and Mirai, her little sister, are dragged into the afterworld of Purgatory. To save her sister, Rei signs a contract with the Demons of Purgatory to fight the monsters infesting their world. Rei and her fellow Executors must face their pasts and confront their tears to overcome the Torments and monsters ahead of them. Will Rei save her sister’s Soul before it’s too late?

About the character designers, Riuichi and ntny

  • Riuichi: Character designer based in Japan. He specializes in goth-aesthetic themed characters. His Crystarcharacter design progress can be seen in this video clip!
  • ntny: Character designer and 3D model creator. ntny has worked on multiple famous titles before CRYSTAR.

Key Features

  • Fight through Your Tears in This Action RPG: Combat the Souls of the dead as you explore the afterworld of Purgatory. Play as four different characters and unlock their memories to learn the truth behind their stories and secrets.
  • Power through Grief: The battle system includes an otherworldly being who fights alongside you. Gather your grief and endure Torments to summon your Guardian!
  • Tears Give You Strength: Crying will help you take down monsters and empower your equipment. In Crystar, tears aren’t a sign of weakness, they are a sign of strength.

The game will launch on PlayStation 4. North America will get it on Aug. 27, while Europe will have it on Aug. 30.

Here’s the trailer: