Tag Archives: Soul Sacrifice
Tue, Apr 16, 2013 | 17:04 BST
The demo for Soul Sacrifice lands on the North American PS Store today, and tomorrow in Europe. Those who try the game out on their Vita will be able to save the data over to the full game when it releases. The demo includes the entire first chapter and is playable with up to three other friends via online or through ad-hoc multiplayer. If the demo save data is carried over to the full game, players will also receive an exclusive bonus item called “Spirits’ Heart” which summons a powerful stone golem to help you in battle. It’s only available through the demo, which will be pulled from the store on April 30 in NA when the game launches – you can still play it offline though, just not with any friends. The demo will be pulled from the EU end when the full game launches May 1.
Fri, Apr 12, 2013 | 16:22 BST
A demo for Soul Sacrifice will land on PSN next week, it was announced on the PS Blog. You can pick it up off the store on April 16 in North America and on April 17 in Europe. You start off in the demo as a slave who is owned by a ruthless mage, and is to be sacrificed. The event is interrupted by a mysterious tome which gives you the ability to think and speak, and it goes from there. try it out yourself. The game is out on Vita April 30. Below, there’s also a video interview with the game’s developer Keiji Inafune. Watch it.
Tue, Mar 19, 2013 | 04:39 GMT
A small addendum to this week’s Media Create Japanese retail charts. In addition to shifting 114,446 units and debuting in second position on the charts, Soul Sacrifice sold through 76% of its initial stock during its first week on sale, according to Siliconera. It sounds like Sony may have a bigger than expected hit on its hands with the Keji Infanune Vita RPG. It’s the third Vita title to break 100,000 units in its first week, along with Hatsune Miku Project Diva F and Persona 4 The Golden. Soul Sacrifice arrives in the west at the end of April.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 14:54 GMT
Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F and Soul Sacrifice took the top spots in the Media Create charts for the period of March 4-10, with the former moving 110,229 units on PS3 and Comcept’s debut moving 92,396 units on Vita. The handheld also took the top spot on the hardware charts, thanks to last month’s price drop. While sales were only up 1,038 units over the week prior, it still moved 63,581 units which is considerably better than its recent sales history.
Sat, Mar 09, 2013 | 15:50 GMT
The first screenshots and information pertaining to planned DLC for Soul Sacrifice have been released. According to Game Watch Impress, the free DLC is slated for April and contains the bosses “Behemoth” and “Deyurahan”, a Berserk mode, and the “Goliath” map which can be played in co-op through ad hoc. If you click through the link, you will also see some concept art. Soul Sacrifice will hit North America on April 30 and Europe May 1.
Fri, Mar 08, 2013 | 13:17 GMT
Soul Sacrifice is getting exclusive, reversible box art in Europe, courtesy of Sony Japan.
Mon, Mar 04, 2013 | 08:17 GMT
Soul Sacrifice has received its first review, courtesy of Japanese gaming rag Famitsu. It’s a high-scoring review full of information, so we’ve dissected it all.
Fri, Mar 01, 2013 | 09:06 GMT
PS Vita has received a new release show-reel under Sony Japan’s ‘Play Movies’ banner. The clip shows off new gameplay from Phantasy Star Online 2 and Soul Sacrifice.
Tue, Feb 26, 2013 | 13:03 GMT
Soul Sacrifice will be getting a lot post-launch DLC, Sony has confirmed. How does over ten free DLC boss battles sound?
Sat, Feb 23, 2013 | 18:08 GMT
Mon, Feb 18, 2013 | 11:57 GMT
Mon, Feb 18, 2013 | 09:32 GMT
Sony has announced via live stream that both the 3G and Wi-Fi models of PS Vita will receive a price-drop in February.
Sat, Feb 16, 2013 | 19:46 GMT
Another video featuring the music of Soul Sacrifice, in the works at Skywalker Sound and being Yasunori Mitsuda and Wataru Hokoyama, has been released. The video introduces a composition created by Hokoyama, which will play when you battle bosses. If you head over to the PS Blog, you can find out what happens when you decide to either save or sacrificethe defeated boss. Soul Sacrifice will release in Europe on May 1 and in North America on April 30. Video is below.
Sat, Feb 09, 2013 | 16:00 GMT
Soul Sacrifice’s soundtrack is in the works at Skywalker Sound recording studios and is being composed by Yasunori Mitsuda and Wataru Hokoyama. Sony has provided a video which introduces part of the game’s score, the Battle Theme. Check it out below. Soul Sacrifice will release in Europe on May 1 and in North America on April 30.
Tue, Jan 29, 2013 | 17:17 GMT
Soul Sacrifice for PS Vita launches in stores and via PSN across Europe in May and in the US in April, it’s been announced. There’s also a bonus available for those who pre-order the Keiji Inafune-designed title.
Tue, Dec 04, 2012 | 01:18 GMT
Soul Sacrifice’s enemies are all that remains of humans who used magic to further their own goals, but as the trade off is turning into a badass giant snake thing I’m not sure what the downside is here.
Mon, Dec 03, 2012 | 11:58 GMT
Soul Sacrifice has been dated for PS Vita in Japan. Keiji Inafune’s dark RPG is to take on Capcom’s Monster Hunter 4 head-on when they both launch on the same day. Sony is also launching a branded PS Vita model alongside the game. Get shots of the pack below.
Wed, Oct 31, 2012 | 09:10 GMT
Soul Sacrifice is getting more and more interesting with each new reveal. These new shards of gameply information come courtesy of Famitsu, including an intriguing take on your character’s death. Want to be a ghost? No problem.
Mon, Oct 01, 2012 | 09:22 BST
Soul Sacrifice has received more TGS footage courtesy of Sony – just in case you missed it the first time around. Creator and ex-Capcom developer Keiji Inafune has discussed
Fri, Sep 21, 2012 | 17:17 BST
Soul Sacrifice direct feed footage from TGS 2012 has been released by PlayStation Japan. You can watch both videos below. The Vita title will release in spring 2013.