Last Updated on August 28, 2023
Coming soon to consoles is Ashina: The Red Witch, a retro-style action adventure game set in a mystical world of the after-life.
Set for release on August 25, 2023 for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series S/X, and Nintendo Switch, the game features:
- Hand-drawn pixel art with hand-drawn lighting
- Immersive original soundtrack
- Unique and engaging story
- Diverse cast of characters
- Puzzle-solving and exploration
What is Ashina: The Red Witch about?
Ash is a young girl who works in a bathhouse above her apartment. One day, her twin sister Tena is taken away by a spirit. Ash sets out on a perilous journey through the spirit world to save her sister and find a way home.
Along the way, Ash will meet a cast of intriguing characters, including the mischievous spirit Tanto, the caring and gentle spirit Roku, and the mysterious old woman Yoko. She will also have to solve puzzles and explore diverse landscapes in order to find the Gatekeeper, the only one who can help her return to the land of the living.
Ashina: The Red Witch gameplay
Ashina: The Red Witch is an exploration-based, story-led adventure game. Players will control Ash as she explores the mystical world of the after-life. The game features hand-drawn pixel art with hand-drawn lighting, creating a unique and atmospheric visual experience. The game also features an immersive original soundtrack that enhances the atmosphere and emotions of the story.
The gameplay is a mix of puzzle-solving and exploration. Players will need to solve puzzles in order to progress through the game, and they will also need to explore the environment in order to find items and clues. The game also features a variety of combat encounters, which players will need to overcome in order to progress.
Ashina: The Red Witch is a unique and engaging experience that is sure to appeal to fans of action-adventure games, puzzle games, and story-driven games. The game’s beautiful hand-drawn art style, immersive soundtrack, and unique gameplay make it a truly special experience.
Are you ready to embark on an adventure through the spirit world?
Pre-order Ashina: The Red Witch today from your console marketplace. The game has already been released on PC via Steam.