Zengeon launches September 25 for Switch, later in 2020 for PS4 and Xbox One

Anime-inspired roguelite gets its first console release date.

Zengeon will launch for Switch on September 25, and for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One later in 2020, publisher PQube and developer IndieLeague Studio announced. It is currently available for PC via Steam.

Funstock pre-orders will include an exclusive art card set:

Zengeon

Here is an overview of the game, via PQube:

About

Zengeon is an anime roguelite inspired by ancient Chinese culture and deities. Uncover the mystical story by collecting Memory Fragments in levels that change every time you play. Featuring random enemies, power-ups, bosses and puzzles every time, you can look forward to endless unique runs, both solo and via online multiplayer!

Key Features

  • Six Unique Characters – Each student of the Celestial College controls a Guardian spirit with amazing abilities and features! Find the pair that appeals most to your play style and fight your way through the hordes of darkness!
  • Roguelite Thrill – Dying to one of the many hazards makes you lose everything except for the Memory Fragments you collected. Adapt to Zengeon‘s challenges on your own or with up to three party members online!
  • Dynamic Power-Ups – Randomized power-ups give your hits a chance to summon minions like lightning elementals, cause blizzards or heal you. Find your favorites as you mix and match!
  • Tradition Meets Anime – The beautiful anime art style reimagines ancient Chinese culture in a super stylish way. Explore mystical levels, strange dimensions and impressive arenas full of passion for detail.

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