Aquaplus has posted the opening movie for Utawarerumono Zan, the action spinoff of the Utawarerumono series. The developer also posted a few new gameplay details and character introductions.
Newly introduced characters include princess Rulutieh of Kujyuri and the wandering mercenary Jackdwalt. They join the previously revealed cast of Haku, Kuon, Nekone, Ougi, Nosuri, and Ukon.
Utawarerumono Zan is a stage-based action game, where more characters become available as the player completes missions. Up to four characters can participate in these battles as a party, and the player can swap between the deployed characters at will. There is also compatability for online co-op, and any character not controlled by a player will be AI-controlled.
Utawarerumono Zan is set to release on PlayStation 4 in Japan on September 27.