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Eastasiasoft shares Ghoulboy's Japanese launch trailer

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As we mentioned recently, GhoulBoy is finally making its way to the Switch in Japan. The title is available right now, and Eastasiasoft has released the above Japanese trailer to promote the game. Remember, GhoulBoy is also available to grab on the Switch eShop in NA/EU.

GhoulBoy and Doggie Ninja Kinpika Koban Dai Sakusen! both hit Switch in Japan on April 11th, 2019

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Two more titles will be hitting the Switch eShop in Japan on April 11th, 2019. Get some info on each game below.

GhoulBoy is priced at ¥1,080, and the option to preload is now live. Preloading the game will get you 20% off the normal price, making the game ¥864.

Doggie Ninja Kinpika Koban Dai Sakusen! is priced at ¥800. In this game, you'll play as a ninja dog who has to avoid cats while collecting coins. The game does include English support.

GhoulBoy - another round of gameplay

Ghoulboy is a retro-inspired style action platformer. Exciting new platformer that combines the action-RPG genre with hack 'n' slash gameplay. 2D action, heroic characters, gloomy environments, demonic bosses, these all seem to excite players a lot.

GhoulBoy - another round of gameplay

Ghoulboy is a retro-inspired style action platformer. Exciting new platformer that combines the action-RPG genre with hack 'n' slash gameplay. 2D action, heroic characters, gloomy environments, demonic bosses, these all seem to excite players a lot.

Retro-inspired action platformer ‘GhoulBoy’ being published by Eastasiasoft in Asia and Japan

Hong Kong - February 11, 2019 – Independent developer and publisher Eastasiasoft Limited today announced that the retro-inspired action platformer GhoulBoy, developed by Serkan Bakar and ported to consoles by Dolores Entertainment, will join the eastasiasoft Limited Edition line-up in March 2019.

GhoulBoy brings back the look and feel of the very best classic retro platformers from the 90's, introducing refreshed and engaging gameplay mechanics. Slay monsters, collect loot, avoid dangerous traps and defeat menacing bosses.

The physical release of GhoulBoy will be available for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita, limited to just 1000 units per platform. Pre-orders will be available on February 14th from online retailer Playasia at US$34.99 including shipping.

The GhoulBoy 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)

Furthermore, eastasiasoft will publish GhoulBoy for PS4™, PS Vita and Nintendo Switch digitally in Asia and Japan regions at a yet to be announced date. Further details will be revealed shortly. Digital publishing outside of Asia will be handled by Dolores Entertainment.

GhoulBoy is playable in English, Japanese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Spanish, German, and Turkish.

About GhoulBoy

GhoulBoy is a retro-inspired action platformer that combines the action-RPG genre with hack 'n' slash gameplay. Slay monsters, collect loot, avoid dangerous traps and defeat menacing bosses. GhoulBoy brings back the look and feel of the very best classic retro platformers from the 90's, introducing refreshed and engaging gameplay mechanics. If you miss platformers from the 16-bit era, GhoulBoy is for you.

Features:

Explore a magical realm of dungeons, towns, treasures and devious monsters.
Find powerful weapons, items and spells to defeat your enemies.
Slay monsters and defeat challenging bosses.
Enjoy 16-bit style graphics and chiptune retro music.

Ghoulboy: Dark Sword of Goblin hitting Switch on Feb. 14th, 2019

Ghoulboy is a retro-inspired style action platformer. Exciting new platformer that combines the action-RPG genre with hack 'n' slash gameplay. 2D action, heroic characters, gloomy environments, demonic bosses, these all seem to excite players a lot. Pixels will be combined with other cool retro elements and the result will certainly be something that will meet the needs of PC gamers. Once in-game, users will get to control a heroic character who will often be seen throwing a spear to create additional platforms. To boot, puzzle and combat elements will further enhance the experience. You wouldn’t want to miss out on it. With the gold that you collect, you can increase your health level, your arsenal of weapons to be thrown away.
Slay as many monsters as you can, collect loot, avoid dangerous traps and defeat menacing bosses.

Ghoulboy brings back the look and feel of the very best classic retro platformers from the 90's, introducing refreshed and engaging gameplay mechanics. If you miss platformers from the 16-bit era, and think games nowadays aren't that good anymore, think twice! Ghoulboy is for you.

​Ghoulboy Features:

-4 bosses
-Chiptune retro musics
-Puzzles
-3 weapons (small sword,big sword, mace)
-2 throwable weapons

Ghoulboy hits the Switch on Feb. 14th, 2019 for $10.

Ghoulboy coming to Switch

Ghoulboy is a retro-inspired style action platformer. Exciting new platformer that combines the action-RPG genre with hack 'n' slash gameplay. 2D action, heroic characters, gloomy environments, demonic bosses, these all seem to excite players a lot. Pixels will be combined with other cool retro elements and the result will certainly be something that will meet the needs of PC gamers. Once in-game, users will get to control a heroic character who will often be seen throwing a spear to create additional platforms. To boot, puzzle and combat elements will further enhance the experience. You wouldn’t want to miss out on it. With the gold that you collect, you can increase your health level, your arsenal of weapons to be thrown away.

Slay as many monsters as you can, collect loot, avoid dangerous traps and defeat menacing bosses.

Ghoulboy brings back the look and feel of the very best classic retro platformers from the 90's, introducing refreshed and engaging gameplay mechanics. If you miss platformers from the 16-bit era, and think games nowadays aren't that good anymore, think twice! Ghoulboy is for you.

​GHoulboy Features:

-4 bosses
-Chiptune retro musics
-Puzzles
-3 weapons (small sword,big sword, mace)
-2 throwable weapons

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