Kyoto-based developer CharacterBank has announced virtual reality magic action RPG Ruins Magus for multiple virtual reality platforms. Specific platforms were not announced. It will launch this winter in English and Japanese.
Here is an overview of the game, via CharacterBank:
Ruins Magus is a virtual reality magic action RPG. It is set in the ruins city of Gran Amnis, which features a large ruins in the center of town. The player is a novice ruins hunter who, alongside novice researcher Iris from the research institution Enigma, aims to unravel the ruins’ mysteries.
Experience a 26-chapter story featuring over 30 unique characters in virtual reality. You and Iris will pursue the ruins’ mysteries. What end awaits you after overcoming various difficulties and barriers…?
Within the ruins, you will have no choice but to fight against the “Guardians” that attack you. Strengthen and utilize magic with various characteristics, defeat the Guardians, and aim for the ruins’ depths. In addition to magic, you must also make proper use of shield (defend and parry) and evasive actions.
Watch the teaser trailer below. View the first screenshots at the gallery.