El Shaddai Creator’s ‘The Lost Child’ Gets Western Release Date for PS4, PS Vita, and Nintendo Switch

NIS America announced the release date for The Lost Child in North America and Europe for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PlayStation Vita.

on April 2, 2018 2:12 PM

NIS America announced that the El Shaddai Creator’s dungeon crawler RPG The Lost Child will launch on June 19 in North America and June 22 in Europe on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and digital only on PlayStation Vita.

The Lost Child tells the story of an occult journalist named Hayato Ibuki who get caught in a war that he was not seemingly ready for. Hayato ends up on a mission to capture mythological and arcane creatures known as Astrals to fight alongside him and solve the mystery of a device that was given to him by a strange girl.

During gameplay, players will be able to capture enemies and add them to their party as well as level them up and customize skills. The game features over 100 enemies to fight and capture, each with 3 unique forms. Additionally, there are over 250 skills that the party learn depending on level and the captured Astrals. Lastly, there are multiple dungeons the vary in length, but The Lost Child also features a 100-floor dungeon to test the player’s skill.

In case you missed it, a new trailer was for The Lost Child release showing gameplay and characters from the upcoming dungeon crawler.

You can check out new screenshots showing gameplay and systems below:

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Azario Lopez has held multiple positions in the game's media industry. At DualShockers he focuses on providing coverage for niche and indie video games in the form of news updates, reviews, and interviews.