Moss’ shmup Caladrius Blaze originally released for the Xbox 360 as Caladrius in April 2013. Since then it’s been on arcades, PS3, PS4, PC, and it is coming to Nintendo Switch next month.
Here’s the latest trailer featuring a look at the characters designed by Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor and Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth artist Suzuhito Yasuda, with details from the Steam version of the game:
Caladrius Blaze features not only the Shame Break system where you can view fantastic eye-candy cut-in graphics for both the playable characters and the bosses as they take damage and clothes are cut away, but also beautiful graphics and sound from star-studded production with character designer, Yasuda Suzuhito, famous for his work in Durarara!! and Devil Survivor, and Basiscape, who handled the sound in Oboro Muramasa.
In the Story Mode fully voiced by star voice actors, you can enjoy the storyline of each unique character in the emerging world based on a gothic horror worldview. With two-player coop mode, you can experience even more varied storyline based on the combination of characters.
In addition, there are many contents to enjoy other than the Story Mode such as the Rush mode and the Score Attack Mode. There is a Tutorial Mode for beginners, Leaderboard for online ranking, and Gallery Mode for viewing cut-in images and other graphics.
Caladrius Blaze releases for Nintendo Switch on July 18, 2019. It’ll be available digitally worldwide, plus a physical release in Asia. The game is currently available on PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC.