dark        

It's still super early, but hey, it's Bloodstained in action

0

Nice moves, Miriam

Taking a break from sharing shaders and the like, Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night's Koji Igarashi has something else for this backer update: footage of the game for our prying eyes! It includes Miriam wielding a katana, kicking, and running around a work-in-progress "grid map" used for testing.

"It's actually very rare to be able to see this," says Iga, "but I wanted to share it with my Kickstarter backers." While it might not look like much, the designers use this type of map to "check the stage size, scrolling connections, figure out where to place enemies, things like that."

Early and placeholder-filled as this stuff is, it has me in the mood for Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, which I know you know Koji Igarashi helped bring to life. The game recently joined the Xbox One's backward compatibility list, so it's been top-of-mind for me all week.

Bloodstained is targeting a March 2017 release. Godspeed, Inti Creates and Armature.

March Update: Miriam—and IGA—in Motion [Kickstarter -- Thanks, Jonathan]

You are logged out. Login | Sign up

 
 

 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Jordan Devore
Jordan DevoreCo-EIC   gamer profile

Jordan is a founding member of Destructoid and poster of seemingly random pictures. They are anything but random. Disclosure: I backed Double Fine Adventure and Awesomenauts: Starstorm on Kickst... more + disclosures


 


 


Also on Destructoid: Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night   (139)   From our database:

  • Contest: Round out your GOTY list with a copy of Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night - Wes Tacos
  • (Update) New Bloodstained patch finally fixes the washed out HDR on Xbox One - Chris Carter
  • Bloodstained just got a Switch performance update - Jordan Devore
  • Bloodstained Switch update detailed, team apologizes again for delay - Chris Carter
  • IGA still has plans to make Bloodstained a series, WayForward helping to smooth out Switch port woes - Chris Carter
  • There's still no ETA on the Bloodstained Switch fixes, DLC is a long way out - Chris Carter
  • Bloodstained team changes plans to fix Switch version: will now deliver one big patch - Chris Carter
  • The first big Bloodstained Switch patch has been submitted, a ton of ability nerfs incoming - Chris Carter
  • Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night survey wants to know your thoughts on paid cosmetic DLC - Chris Moyse
  • More related stories
    Filed under... #Castlevania #Inti Creates #Kickstarter #PC #PS Vita #PS4 #video #Wii U #Xbox One

    READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...


    LET'S KEEP THE COMMUNITY GREAT


    You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!



     
     
  •