Gunvolt Chronicles: Luminous Avenger iX will launch for PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam in addition to the previously announced Switch version on September 26 for $14.99, developer Inti Creates announced.
In Japan, the game will be available digitally for 1,815 yen and physically for 3,818 yen. The physical edition includes a the 10-track “Muse Lola” vocal CD, and first-print copies of both the physical and digital editions include a download code for the “Lola Uniform” costume for Minos.
Here is an overview of the game, via its official website:
What is Gunvolt Chronicles: Luminous Avenger iX?
This title, Luminous Avenger iX, takes place in the universe of the Azure Striker Gunvolt (2014) and Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 (2016) titles.
Since its inception, the Gunvolt series has become known amongst fans for its high-speed, stylish 2D action. This game will see series rival / anti-hero Copen take the lead and push the series’ speed and intensity to the next level, all the while keeping the game accessible to new fans. “Experience the apeX of 2D action” with Luminous Avenger iX.
- Abilities to support a wide variety of players! – “Prevasion”, which can completely nullify damage, and “Anthem”, which returns players from death in a powered-up state, are just some of the abilities which can help new players experience Luminous Avenger iX. Experienced players can enjoy scoring “Kudos” by racking up combos while avoiding damage, a thrilling way to play to challenge the game’s stages.
- Upgraded to take advantage of the newest hardware! – Your partner robot Lola transforms mid-mission! In this state, Lola brings her powerful songs directly into the game, pumping up the action! The sound and graphical effects are the most dazzling in Inti Creates history!
- An intricate score system made for sharing! – Scores are displayed after each mission on a result card. Higher scores will display a more tricked-out card, perfect for sharing on social media for bragging rights!
Watch a new trailer below. View a set of screenshots at the gallery.