Hong Kong - June 21, 2017 – Eastasiasoft Limited, the independent developer and publisher of interactive entertainment, has announced that Ghost Blade HD, a bullet hell shoot ’em up from Hucast Games and 2Dream Corporation, will launch for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system in Asia on July 14.
With its inspiration going back to the shooting games of the 1990s era, Ghost Blade HD ties old memories to current tones and techniques. Designed with a modern graphic style and special effects, Ghost Blade HD features beautiful and detailed HD graphics, 5 stages with huge boss enemies and 3 difficulty levels, 3 player ships with different weapon types, an awesome 2-player local co-op mode, and online leaderboards.
Ghost Blade HD has been localized for the Asian market and is playable in English, traditional Chinese, Korean, and Japanese. The game will launch on the PlayStation®Store in Asia on July 14 at US$9.99 / HK$78 / TW$317 / KRW12,400. A physical Limited Edition will be available at the same time for a price of US$ 29.99.
The Ghost Blade HD Limited Edition contains a Ghost Blade HD PS4™ game disc with an instructions booklet, a reversible cover, a soundtrack CD, a numbered certificate, and a collector’s box. Limited to just 3,000 copies worldwide, the Ghost Blade HD Limited Edition will be available exclusively at online retailer Play-Asia.com. A reservation list for the Limited Edition has opened today at Play-Asia.com.
A new trailer has been released to coincide with this announcement and can be viewed here. Further information on Ghost Blade HD can be found on the developer’s official website and in the full press kit.
About Ghost Blade HD
Ghost Blade HD is an intense Bullet-Hell top down shoot 'em up, composed by frenetic and addictive score-based gameplay. With its inspiration going back to the shooting games of the 1990s era, Ghost Blade HD ties old memories to current tones and techniques. Designed with a modern graphic style and special effects, Ghost Blade HD also features an awesome 2-player mode! Ghost Blade HD is easy to learn, hard to master.
- Beautiful and detailed HD graphics
- 5 stages with HUGE boss enemies and 3 difficulty levels
- 3 player battle ships with different weapon types
- Arcade-style gameplay and addictive scoring system
- 2-player local co-op mode and online leaderboards
- 38 trophies to unlock
- Playable in English, Japanese, Korean and traditional Chinese
Eastasiasoft Limited is an independent, Hong Kong–based developer and publisher of interactive entertainment specializing in video games and related media. Founded in 2007, eastasiasoft has worked on and published titles such as Rainbow Skies, Rainbow Moon, Lost Sea, and the Söldner-X franchise.
About 2Dream Corporation
2Dream is a video game company, which was established in Muscatine, Iowa, USA. The company was founded by one of the co-founders of Watermelon Company, Tulio Goncalves and the current members of the team are located in more than five different countries around the world. Ghost Blade HD is the company’s first release.
About Hucast Games
Hucast Games is a German-based indie game developer that specializes in new games with a classic vibe for next-gen gaming platforms. Hucast Games has previously worked on a number of games for the Dreamcast system.
Play-Asia.com was established in 2002 and is the leading independent retailer, providing outstanding customer experience, large variety of genuine products and global fulfilment.