Release Dates
(PS4) Japan
Oct 18 2018
(PS4) North America
Aug 27 2019
(PC) Worldwide
Aug 27 2019
(PS4) Europe
Aug 30 2019
(Switch) Japan
Feb 24 2022
(Switch) North America
Mar 29 2022
(Switch) Europe
Apr 1 2022
Japanese Title
Official Website
Social Media
Twitter (Japanese)

CRYSTAR is an action role-playing video game developed by Gemdrops and published by FuRyu. The PlayStation 4 and PC versions are published by Spike Chunsoft in North America and Numskull Games in Europe, and the Switch version is published by NIS America in North America and Europe.

About the Game

For when I weep, then I am strong.

A girl named Rei and Mirai, her little sister, are dragged into the afterworld of Purgatory. To save her sister, Rei signs a contract with the Demons of Purgatory to fight the monsters infesting their world. Rei and her fellow Executors must face their pasts and confront their tears to overcome the Torments and monsters ahead of them. Will Rei save her sister’s Soul before it’s too late?

About the character designers, Riuichi and ntny

  • Riuichi – Character designer based in Japan. He specializes in goth-aesthetic themed characters. His CRYSTARcharacter design progress can be seen in this video clip!
  • ntny – Character designer and 3D model creator. ntny has worked on multiple famous titles before CRYSTAR.

Key Features

  • Fight through Your Tears in This Action RPG – Combat the Souls of the dead as you explore the afterworld of Purgatory. Play as four different characters and unlock their memories to learn the truth behind their stories and secrets.
  • Power through Grief – The battle system includes an otherworldly being who fights alongside you. Gather your grief and endure Torments to summon your Guardian!
  • Tears Give You Strength – Crying will help you take down monsters and empower your equipment. In CRYSTAR, tears aren’t a sign of weakness, they are a sign of strength.


CRYSTAR GalleriesView full gallery

  • March 22, 2019

  • October 16, 2018

  • August 24, 2018

  • August 7, 2018

  • July 27, 2018

  • July 9, 2018

  • June 21, 2018

CRYSTAR Trailers