Independent developer and publisher, Eastasiasoft Limited, alongside Taipei based developer, Softstar Entertainment, today announced that Sword & Fairy 6, the popular Chinese 3D fantasy RPG is coming to the PlayStation® 4 computer entertainment system on April 2nd in North America and April 3rd in Europe and Asia. In Sword & Fairy 6 players will immerse in a stunning world of Chinese mythology and embark on a journey to uncover ancient secrets and slumbering beasts in a world torn by warring factions and deception.
To celebrate the announcement, check out the latest Sword & Fairy 6 trailer:
Sword & Fairy 6 combines free exploration and seamless transitions from cut scenes to battle scenarios. The battle system offers a unique fusion of real-time and turn-based combat, with various options that suit different play styles.
Sword & Fairy is one of the most popular role-playing game series in China, with a total of eight instalments, enjoyed by millions of players. The franchise was also adopted into the Chinese television drama Chinese Paladin.
With an extensive main story quest, numerous side quests, various difficulty options, customizable weapons, a variety of mini-games and puzzles, and six DLCs included at no additional cost, Sword & Fairy 6 guarantees players more than 50 hours of exciting game play.
Sword & Fairy 6 for PS4™ will launch on the PlayStation® Store in North America on April 2nd for US$26.99 and in Europe and Asia on April 3rd for €26.99, £22.49*, HK$211, TW$874. A physical limited edition of Sword & Fairy 6 will be available for pre-order through retail partner Playasia on February 21st.
*£ price is indicative and subject to change
The Sword & Fairy 6 Limited Edition will contain:
- A physical copy of the game (region free)
- A full-color printed manual
- An original soundtrack CD
- An individually numbered collector’s certificate
- A collector’s box (with a beautifully embossed logo)
Sword & Fairy 6 is fully voiced in Mandarin Chinese and playable in English, Traditional Chinese, and Simplified Chinese. More details can be found in the online press kit.
About Sword & Fairy 6
Sword & Fairy 6 is an RPG set in a stunning world of Chinese heroism & fantasy come to life.
Embark on a journey to uncover ancient secrets and slumbering beasts in a world torn by warring factions and deception. Freely explore a world of hidden items and abandoned paths while customizing your party and weapons to your heart’s desire!
Choose the playstyle of your characters and weapons, combining unique attributes and combinations – and even morphing the way your weapon looks and attacks!
Fuse real-time and turn-based combat to one, with options to freely select what suits your playstyle. Command the battlefield with strategic formations on your quest for answers!
- Explore a world of ancient Chinese mythology!
- A fusion of real-time and turn-based combat, with player customization!
- Use formations & skills to break through enemy defences!
- Adaptive and compelling difficulty options!
- Seamless transitions from cut scenes to scenario battles!
- Free exploration, including vertically!
- Customize your weapon’s look and attacks!
- Earn reputation by completing quests and finding items!
- Play a variety of mini-games and puzzles scattered through the world!
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 published a diverse variety of titles in digital and physical format. Eastasiasoft is a licensed PlayStation, Nintendo Switch and Xbox One publisher. Some of eastasiasoft’s recently licensed and published games are Rainbow Skies, Ghost Blade HD, Reverie, Rainbow Moon, and the Söldner-X franchise.
About Softstar Entertainment
Softstar Entertainment Inc. is a leading brand for PC games for the Chinese market and has created the Chinese Paladin, Xuan Yuan Sword, and Richman as the top 3 best known Chinese-speaking game IPs. It is also the very first Chinese game provider to invest in the development of spin-off products & services, presented in such diverse media as TV dramas, novels, comics, and physical games, so as to satisfy all the entertainment demands of its numerous and wide-ranging consumers. Up to date, Softstar owns a fan base of 500 million people in Greater China (China being the major market), as well as fan clubs across the whole China; its domestic and international business partners span across North East Asia, South East Asia, North America and Europe.
Since 2005, Softstar has transformed from being solely a game developer to an IP based-entertainment provider. In the future, Softstar will continue to build on its solid foundation in the Greater Chinese market and actively seek collaboration with overseas companies to provide more diversified entertainment content to consumers worldwide.
Playasia was established in 2002 and is proud to be the leading independent import and export retailer, specializing in Japanese & Asian video games. By providing outstanding customer experience, a large variety of genuine products, and global fulfillment Playasia has been sending products across the globe for over 15 years.