Publisher Digerati announced that the bullet hell shoot ’em up Shikhondo: Soul Eater is releasing on PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch in July. Along with the release date announcement, the publisher also released a new trailer and a new batch of screenshots.
Shikhondo - Soul Eater is a Korean bullet-hell shoot ‘em up set within a beautiful and bizarre world of Asian mythology where armies of demons known as yokai have escaped from Limbo. These demons are spreading like a plague across the land, sowing fear and stealing souls. Players must destroy the pestilent invaders and free the captured souls from eternal torment.
•Five stages of intense bullet-hell action and hypnotic barrage patterns
•Game modes include: Arcade, Hardcore, Boss Rush and Local Co-op
•Fly close to enemy bullets to fill the Soul Gauge and unleash a super attack for high scores
•Two playable characters, each with their own types of attack
•Online leaderboards for high score glory
•Demonic enemies and bosses inspired by Asian mythology
•Stunning and intricate Oriental artwork
•Platinum Trophy and 1000G Achievements available respectively for PS4 and Xbox One versions
Shikhondo - Soul Eater is currently available for PC.