PlayStation Vita

Xseed’s New Title Is Sumioni: Demon Arts For PlayStation Vita


Yesterday, Xseed teased a new game with an image of an assortment of objects. Today, they’ve revealed that the tease was for Acquire’s inky platformer, Sumioni, on the PlayStation Vita. Here’s the solution to the puzzle in yesterday’s tease:



Xseed have Sumioni: Demon Arts slated for a spring 2012 release in North America. You play as an ink demon, and can use the Vita’s touchscreen as a canvas to paint on, using your finger. Swiping across the screen creates platforms to jump onto. You can also summon a phoenix or create flames using your finger.



Xseed say Sumioni: Demon Arts has 30 stages and multiple endings. The game is still in development, and will be released in Japan first on February 9th.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.