Top-down action-adventure RPG Airoheart ventures to the PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC on September 30
Australian-based indie developer Pixel Heart Studio and publisher SOEDESCO have shared that Airoheart will be launching on September 30 for the PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC (Steam).
It is a top-down action RPG has players wander an open world, discover dungeons, and figure out puzzles as they guide the main character, Airoheart, in a quest to stop his brother from unleashing an ancient evil and dooming the world. In the title's initial pitch, Pixel Heart Studio described it as a "16-bit ARPG inspired by classics from the SNES era, such as The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past."
Pixel Heart Studio held a successful Kickstarter campaign for it that started on November 22, 2020. In January 2022, they partnered with SOEDESCO to publish it. An alpha and beta test was previously held to those that supported its Kickstarter campaign.
Take a look at the release date trailer for Airoheart, along with a 30-minute gameplay video that released back in May.
Airoheart Release Date Trailer
Airoheart 30-minute Demo Gameplay
Our story begins in the land of Engard, where our beloved hero Airoheart sets out on a journey to stop his brother's diabolical plan to unleash an ancient evil that has been sealed in the shadows for generations, and to trigger a war using the power of the Draoidh Stone.
Will you confront your own brother and stop him from executing his wicked plans?
- Engage in real-time combat - Fight your way through dangerous monsters in real-time combat. Plant bombs, cast spells, drink potions, and overcome the dangers of Engard.
- Journey through an enchanting open world - Discover a beautifully handcrafted retro-inspired pixel art world featuring an overhead perspective that will take you back in time. Immerse yourself in a vast and captivating world bursting with life and unique characters.
- Conquer dungeons and solve puzzles - Acquire weapons and armor, and learn magical abilities to overcome complex puzzles and unlock new areas to explore. Navigate your way through murky dungeons and watch out for deadly traps and vicious enemies.
- Embark on a quest to save the world - Unravel a tale of betrayal, tragedy and redemption piece by piece. Embark on an adventure to stop your brother from unleashing an ancient evil.