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Ubisoft's gorgeous RPG Child of Light releases April 30


2:30 PM on 02.06.2014



Ubisoft has been killing it lately with its UbiArt Framework. Take a look at this new trailer for Child of Light, Ubisoft Montréal's upcoming Japanese-style RPG about fairytales. Just, wow.

It's been priced at $14.99 for PS3, PS4, Wii U, Steam, Xbox 360, and Xbox One with an April 30, 2014 release date.

I'm rarely able to get into turn-based combat but I think that's something I can learn to accept in order to experience everything else Child of Light is bringing to the table.





Start July off right with Child of Light on PS Vita photo


Watch Lindsey Stirling's 'Shatter Me' video, inspired by Child of Light photo


Review: Child of Light photo
Review: Child of Light
11:00 AM on 04.28.2014


You'll be able to snag Child of Light's soundtrack pretty soon photo


Child of Light trailer shows off world of Lemuria photo


Child of Light partners with Cirque Du Soleil, Coeur de Pirate photo


Final Fantasy artist Yoshitaka Amano paints Child of Light art photo


Child of Light is a return to classic JRPG wonder photo


Have a look behind the scenes of Child of Light photo


Apparently Child of Light has co-op: Watch this beautiful trailer photo


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1:30 PM on 05.20.2014
Start July off right with Child of Light on PS Vita

Ubisoft launched its painterly turn-based role-playing game on a bunch of platforms with one notable exception being the PlayStation Vita. Sad times, but not for too much longer. The company is bringing Child of Light to PS V...more



9:00 PM on 05.14.2014
Watch Lindsey Stirling's 'Shatter Me' video, inspired by Child of Light

Lindsey Stirling is back with a brand new video for her single "Shatter Me," only this time she's ditching Halestorm's Lzzy Hale for a wordless instrumental version of the song set to what I can only describe as a cosplay vi...more



11:00 AM on 04.28.2014
Review: Child of Light

When Ubisoft revealed that it was working on an old-school JRPG with modern visuals, I was utterly surprised. It's not really in its wheelhouse, and the striking visuals of Child of Light were immediately apparent -- eve...more



10:00 AM on 04.24.2014
You'll be able to snag Child of Light's soundtrack pretty soon

Canadian artist Cœur de Pirate's soundtrack for Child of Light has been sounding great so far, and since the game is out next week, you'll be able to listen to the full thing soon. You can grab the OST on...more



5:30 PM on 04.14.2014
Child of Light trailer shows off world of Lemuria

A new trailer for upcoming Ubisoft RPG Child of Light shows off the watercolor world of Lemuria. We already knew this game is going to be a treat for the eyes, but this new world tour video shows us that we've got so much mo...more



2:30 PM on 04.09.2014
Child of Light partners with Cirque Du Soleil, Coeur de Pirate

Ubisoft haver partnered with Cirque du Soleil Media to enhance the theatricality of upcoming game Child of Light. The group provided guidance on everything from theatrical realization to costume design. Think stage direction...more



9:00 PM on 04.07.2014
Final Fantasy artist Yoshitaka Amano paints Child of Light art

I am endlessly excited for the old school JRPG-inspired Child of Light, which comes out April 30. PC and PlayStation (PS3/PS4 are Cross-Buy) players will also be able to buy a physical, deluxe edition of the game (currently only available for pre-order in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa), which comes with DLC, artwork, and a poster of Yoshitaka Amano's work, shown in the neat video above.more



11:00 AM on 04.03.2014
Child of Light is a return to classic JRPG wonder

Last year, the news of Ubisoft making an old-school throwback to the JRPG genre took a number of people by surprise. When Destructoid got the chance to check it out, there was a healthy amount of curiosity around it. Not too ...more



10:00 PM on 03.18.2014
Have a look behind the scenes of Child of Light

We've said it plenty of times but Ubisoft's upcoming Child of Light looks wonderful; it's got a wonderfully lush, hand-drawn quality that's not too dissimilar from the recent Rayman games. As we find out in the video above, ...more



1:45 PM on 03.05.2014
Apparently Child of Light has co-op: Watch this beautiful trailer

At this point you could show me anything about Child of Light, Ubisoft's upcoming JRPG-inspired tale that's built with the same framework that bore Rayman Origins and Legends. I'm sold. Even if this "co-op trailer" doesn't s...more




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