Yokai Watch demo hits Japan on Wednesday

Explore Sakura New Town and find hidden ghosts.

Yokai Watch

A demo for Level-5’s Yokai Watch will launch on the Nintendo eShop in Japan this Wednesday, July 3, the publisher has announced.

In the 102mb (811 blocks) demo, players can find ghosts hidden about Sakura New Town, fight enemies together with ghosts in “Yokai Touch Action” battles, and experience the game’s charm.

Yokai Watch will launch for 3DS in Japan next Thursday, July 11.

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