- Sony Producer Yulie Yoshimura
announced today that Oreshika: Tainted Bloodlines is coming to PS Vita on March 3rd, 2015.
Below are the details, to quote: It's been a long time since we've brought you any news on Oreshika: Tainted Bloodlines, but I'm excited to announce that this unique JRPG will be available as a digital download on PS Vita via PlayStation Store for $19.99 starting on March 3rd!
So what does Oreshika bring to fans of the genre? Well, first of all there's the striking graphic style. Set in ancient Japan, the game art delivers a rich world inspired by traditional brush paintings of the Heian era.
You'll be exploring a beautiful, watercolor world filled with weird and wonderful creatures based on Japanese mythology. Oh, and we've kept the fantastic Japanese voiceover which fits in with the atmosphere perfectly.
The gameplay is quite unique, too. In Oreshika, you'll take control of a clan whose bloodlines have been struck with two terrible curses - a Curse of Ephemerality, and a Curse of Broken Lineage.
The Curse of Ephemerality means that your clan members age rapidly with a maximum lifespan of around 2 years. As you explore labyrinths, defeat demons, and find treasures, the clock of in-game time is always ticking so it's important to plan your...