Break the curse

Tackle unscrupulous evil in a modern reimagining of classic 2D-adventure games from veteran director Koji Igarashi.


Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night

  • PS4
  • Release Date: Out Now
  • Genre: Action / Role-Playing Game
  • Publisher: ArtPlay
  • Developer: ArtPlay

    Game overview

    A spiritual return to some of yesteryear's most beloved platform-RPGs.

    Fight your way through huge, interconnected environments in a gothic side-scrolling action-platformer from the veteran director of Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, Koji Igarashi.

    Take on the role of Miriam, an 18th-century orphan with a terrible curse, and enter a huge demon-infested castle that has been summoned into the mortal world. To save humanity - and herself - Miriam must fight through its vast corridors and vaulted halls to defeat the wicked summoner, Gebel.

    Collect, craft and unlock a vast array of weapons, equipment and loot to defeat the countless minions and demonic bosses that await.


    Key features

    Character customisation

    Define your playstyle as you progress, unlocking spells, powers, weapon upgrades and more alongside special item that alter your appearance.

    Mulitple modes

    Experiment with a range of online and offline modes like Boss Rush, Speed Run, Classic, Nightmare and Roguelike, offering hours of replay after the main story.

    A modern reinvention

    Traditional 2D gameplay meets sleek 3D visuals, with all environments, characters and items fully rendered in 3D against side-scrolling 2D motion.


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