El Shaddai Creator’s New Game The Lost Child for PS4 and PS Vita Gets New Trailer

Kadokawa Games gives one more look on the gameplay, world and characters of The Lost Child by Takeyasu Sawaki.

By Giuseppe Nelva

July 21, 2017

Today, Kadokawa games released a brand new trailer of the upcoming game directed by Takeyasu Sawaki, whom many will remember as the man behind El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron for PS3 and Xbox 360, and the character design of Okami.

The trailer, that you can enjoy below focuses on some of the characters included in the game (Michael and Samael), and the powers of the Astrals, which are basically the title’s version of Shin Megami Tensei‘s demons, including the skill transfer feature that lets the player customize them.

We also get to see one of the game’s dungeons, reaching its climax with a battle against the evil demon Nyarlathotep. The video gives a deep dive on the game’s basic battle system and on how extensive the features related to the Astrals are. While the similarities with Asus’ series are certainly there, it appears to have plenty of potential to stand on its own feet, from what we can see.

The Lost Child will be released in Japan for PS4 and PS Vita on August 24th, and since it’s Kadokawa Games, there is a good chance that it’ll be localized, even if nothing has been announced as of yet.

You can check out the trailer below, and if you want to see more, you can enjoy the first gameplay videos, the latest gallery of screenshotsthe first trailer, the second trailer, the first screenshots showing the return of Enoch, and another batch.

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Giuseppe Nelva

Hailing from sunny (not as much as people think) Italy and long standing gamer since the age of Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Definitely a multi-platform gamer, he still holds the old dear PC nearest to his heart, while not disregarding any console on the market. RPGs (of any nationality) and MMORPGs are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently racing simulators, action and sandbox games. He is also one of the few surviving fans of the flight simulator genre on Earth.

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