Shuyan saga, which recently released on Switch, has received a new wave of gameplay. A little over half an hour of footage shows the graphic novel adventure.
Further information can be found in the following overview:
Immerse yourself in a beautifully crafted world where ancient Chinese culture meets the power of martial arts in Shuyan Saga. This action-adventure game combines captivating storytelling and stunning graphics. Experience a gripping story of honor, courage and self-discovery as you take on the role of Shuyan, a young princess determined to become a true kung fu warrior and stop the evil Guer horde from destroying the Five to destroy kingdoms.
- Fluid Martial Arts Combat: Unleash your inner warrior in skill-based martial arts combat. Master different fighting styles, each with unique moves and mechanics. Combine light and heavy attacks, unleash devastating combos and use powerful special abilities. With over 300 battle animations based on master Longfei Yang’s motion-captured kung fu techniques, every fight is authentic and exciting.
- Stunning Graphics and Artistry: Immerse yourself in Shuyan Saga’s stunning hand-drawn art style. Over 1,400 beautifully illustrated panels by Chinese comic master Daxiong bring the world to life. From his work on Star Wars comics for Dark Horse and Justice League for DC, Daxiong’s artwork stands out for its attention to detail and vibrant aesthetic.
- Interactive Comic Narration: Experience the story through innovative comic-style narration. Engage in beautifully illustrated panels, make dialogue choices that shape the course of the story, and experience the consequences of your decisions. Control the narrative as you unravel the secrets of the fantasy world inspired by ancient China.
- Enchanting Soundtrack: Let award-winning composer Aaron Tsang’s fantastic original soundtrack transport you to a world of wonder and adventure. The music perfectly complements the atmosphere of the game and enhances the emotional impact of every moment.
- Voiceover by Kristin Kreuk: Embark on an immersive journey accompanied by voice actress Kristin Kreuk (known for Smallville and Beauty and the Beast) as she breathes life into the character Shuyan, making her video game debut a truly unforgettable experience.
- Unique Kung Fu Gameplay: Discover the depth of Kung Fu combat with soft and hard styles in two main modes: Arena and Focus. Take part in dynamic battles with over 300 combat animations and demonstrate the authentic techniques of the Shanxi Praying Mantis style.
Check out the new Shuyan Saga gameplay below.
If you are interested in Shuyan Saga, you can purchase it from the Switch eShop. The languages available are English, Portuguese, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Russian, Korean, Chinese (Simplified) and Chinese (Traditional).