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FuRyu Reveals Crystar PS4 Game for Release on October 18

posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
SHAFT animates opening sequence for action RPG

FuRyu Corporation revealed the CRYSTAR PlayStation 4 game on Tuesday, and revealed more details about the game on Thursday. The company describes the game as a "cry and fight action RPG."

Naoki Hisaya is handling the game's scenario, Riuichi is the character designer, ntny is also handling the character designs and is also serving as the character modeling lead, Hajime Ueda is in charge of insert illustrations, Sakujo is composing the background music, Gemdrops is developing the game, and anime studio SHAFT is animating the game's opening sequence.

FuRyu is also streaming several action and character introduction videos.

"Cry and Get Stronger" video

"Being Burdened With Work" video

Rei character introduction video

The game stars:

  • Reina Kondo as Rei Hatada
  • Sayaka Senbongi as Mirai Hatada
  • Rika Tachibana as Feres
  • Shiori Izawa as Mefes

In the game's story, Rei and her younger sister Mirai find themselves in the afterlife world "Hengoku." While they are both confused and trying to find their way home, they are attacked by strange and fantastical beings. In order to protect her sister, Rei awakens supernatural abilities and defeats the enemies, but her power becomes uncontrollable and she accidentally kills her sister. It is then that a demon whispers to Rei, telling Rei, "If you reap the souls of the dead in another world, if you sacrifice the suffering of your shed tears, the dead Mirai will be 'revived.'" Rei then makes a deal with a demon, and fights with her life on the line.

Sources: V-Jump August issue, Crystar game's official website, Famitsu.com (link 2)


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