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Award-winning Chinese RPG Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains journeys west on December 8th

Coming to the Nintendo Switch eShop and Windows Store

Hong Kong – October 30, 2023 – Independent developer and publisher Eastasiasoft Limited today announced that acclaimed Chinese RPG Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains will launch for Nintendo Switch in North America and Europe as well as the Windows Store worldwide on December 8, 2023 featuring full support for English, Japanese, Traditional Chinese and Simplified Chinese text.

Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains is a traditional RPG with turn-based combat and beautifully illustrated 2D sprites that draws inspiration from both Eastern and Western mythologies and history. As Frankish knight Septem, players must recruit a diverse party of characters from disparate lands to unite would-be enemies against a common threat. Using a special Spirit Fusion Pot, it is possible to capture and fuse enemies into new items or creatures to aid in the globe-spanning journey.

Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains is originally developed by Softstar Entertainment Inc. Digital pricing is set at US$14.99/€14.99, plus a 10% launch discount will be available for a limited time. Review code requests are now open and will be fulfilled at a later date approaching official release.

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About Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains

In Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains, Eastern and Western worlds collide in an epic tale spanning Eurasia, Arabia, Francia and China. Embark on an epic journey to locate the Invincible Arts of War as you take the role of Septem, a Frankish Knight unwittingly drawn into the power struggle between disparate cultures.

Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains presents its narrative using mythological and historically-inspired architectural styles, garb, cuisine and customs, blended with traditional turn-based RPG mechanics and HD hand-painted sprites. Recruit new characters to your party, capture enemies in battle using the Spirit Fusion Pot, then craft new items and monsters from Eastern or Western altars for different resulting appearances and properties. Only by uniting the powers of East and West can you hope to challenge the ambitions of the dark lord who tears at the seams of civilization!

Key Features:

  • Experience traditional RPG mechanics with hand-painted 2D sprites!
  • Take the role of a heroic knight and lead a diverse party of characters.
  • Engage in turn-based combat and execute beautifully animated skills!
  • Capture and fuse enemies into new items and monsters.
  • Draw from the power of Eastern and Western mythologies!

About eastasiasoft

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 Mugen Souls, Sword and Fairy: Together Forever, Xuan Yuan Sword 7, Empire of Angels IV, Seven Pirates H, Moero Crystal H, Trigger Witch, Rainbow Skies, Rainbow Moon, and the Söldner-X franchise.

About Softstar Entertainment Inc.

Softstar Entertainment Inc. is a leading brand for PC games for the Chinese market and has created the Sword & Fairy, Xuan Yuan Sword, and Richman as the top three 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, 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.

For media queries, contact eastasiasoft public relations at press@eastasiasoft.com or via Twitter at @eastasiasoft.

Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains
Press kit
Request review code
Fact Sheet
PC, Switch
08 December 2023
English, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Japanese
Digital price:
US$14.99 / €14.99

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