- KOEI Co Ltd Producer Kenichi Ogasawara
announced that Toukiden: The Age of Demons is out today on PlayStation Vita.
To quote: Today's the day to become a Slayer and save the world from the Oni's destruction!
The most exciting aspect of Toukiden: The Age of Demons is the "targeted destruction system" where players can feel the exhilaration of severing parts of the Oni's body and destroying them. Players can choose from six different weapons, each with their own original attack methods and attributes.
Using powerful attacks to slash, thrust and crush parts of the enormous enemy, I think it might excite the natural instincts of players.
It is difficult to defeat the Oni, however, just by attacking them. By destroying parts of the Oni, the life energy that exists within them will be drawn to the surface. Attacking this life energy will truly damage the Oni.
However, Oni not only possess an enormous life force, they are able to regenerate parts that are cut off - and these regenerated parts become even more powerful.
The severed Oni parts that have fallen to the ground can be permanently destroyed through the Ritual of Purification, and this prevents the body part from being regenerated. Thus, in order to defeat the Oni, the destruction of body...