The Cruel King & The Great Hero is an upcoming RPG game that’s currently developed by NIS America and Sayaka Oda. The man behind the success of the games like Blind Prince and The Liar Princess. If you like JRPG’s with an amazing story, intricate characters, and plenty of gameplay like the Final Fantasy series. This game is worth considering playing as both games share the same gameplay elements and turn-based combat. Through your journey you’ll meet various types of monsters and find treasures, people and take on sidequests that’ll let you earn rewards and exps, that’ll help you level up.
In this game, players will get to play as a young girl named Yuu. As she has to venture on a journey to defeat demon king. She’ll have to find potential allies and pass through harsh environment that’ll test her resolve. The game is set to release on PS4 and Nintendo Switch in North America on March 1, 2022 and later for other regions. Read on more about The Cruel King and the Great Hero and what makes it stand out.
Graphics of The Cruel King & Great Hero
The visuals of this game are beautiful, coupled with beautifully illustrated artworks and mesmerizing soundtrack. It appeals to the artstyle envisioned by the creator of this game. Cruel King and Great Hero’s graphics and artsyle somewhat resemble Final Fantasy games. Based on the official teaser, we can say for certain that this game looks gorgeous with cute character designs. Including environment details, NPCs, animals, and primary characters.
The plot of the game.
When we’re talking about the story, it sounds very simplistic. In the ancient times, the hero defeated a dragon in the pas and requested him to look after his daughter when he passed away. Years later Yuu, who is the daughter of hero and was raised by the dragon ventures on to become a hero and slay the demon king. Little does she know that a harsh ending will be waiting for her and not what she expected.
During her Journey she’ll be fighting many monsters and discovering treasures. She’ll also meet her allies that will be assisting her in the journey. Dragon King will also look after her in her journey.
Release Date of the game
At the moment, The Cruel King and the Great Hero is currently announced for Playstation 4 and Nintendo Switch on March 1st 2022. Later followed by the release on Europe on March 4 2022, so there’s no news for PC and Xbox port of the game. However we can assume that the game will come out few months after the planned release on abovementioned consoles.