Bandai Namco has released new City Shrouded in Shadow details and information, introducing the Granzella-developed survival action adventure game’s second “giant shadow” following the “Giant of Light,” as well as its heroine.
Get the information below.
1. Even More Giant Shadow Forms Revealed!
A number of giant shadows are attacking the city! One of their forms is… the King of the Monsters!?
A giant shadow closes in on a ship that boarded by the protagonists. And before long, the King of the Monsters appears before them…
He shows up before the protagonists with a huge splash. The King of the Monsters’ chance encounter with mankind. The movement of his giant body shakes the ship. While the ship’s loaded containers fly about, the protagonists’ escape begins.
Still, the giant shadow that covers the city is an existence shrouded in mystery. Although the “Giant of Light” was previously introduced, this time the identity of another shadow was confirmed. Compared to humanity, it is a new kind of enormous.
2. Attacking Giant Shadows!
Living threats appear in the city.
The form of the giant shadow that covers the town this time is revealed. The appearance of a giant monster stomping about the city can be confirmed.
The protagonists try to escape on motorcycle. There will be various vehicles depending on the stage. Make use of your variety of means to escape from the overwhelming threat.
The “living” threat is approaching the protagonists! The huge monster stomping about the city and tearing up buildings. The people have no choice but to freeze in fear at its overwhelming power.
The difference in scale between humans and the “King of the Monsters” who appeared this time is overwhelming, and every move is certain to be a major threat. However, precisely because humanity is so small in comparison, there is hope. By taking advantage of your small size and maneuverability, it is possible to outsmart the giant shadows. You don’t have any means of actively attacking the giant shadow, given that you’re a regular human being, but using various actions, you can survive the threat.
3. Heroine, Yuki Kano
A young woman who was waiting for the protagonist at the park when the giant shadow appeared. She is the heroine of this story. Together with the protagonist, she will survive through the giant shadow threat that appeared in the city. She is a little fearful and places great faith in the protagonist during the unprecedented disaster caused by the giant shadows. She is normally carefree and friendly with anyone, and can not leave someone in trouble to themselves.
* Players can change the the starting outfit and hairstyle.
* Outfit and hairstyle can be changed during the game.
* You can choose the protagonist’s relationship with her to be “lover,” “friend,” etc.
4. The Heroine’s Placement
The protagonists of this game have no special powers, they’re not heroes burdened with a big mission. They are ordinary human beings like you’d find anywhere. However, because you’re a normal human being, that means you can protect the heroine, who is also a normal human being.
The living threat brought about by the huge shadows. The protagonists’ greatest mission is to survive. However, there is no sense in surviving only on your own. Only when you survive protecting the ones you love is there the sense that you’ve achieved your mission.
5. Even More Giant Shadows Draw Near!?
A new giant shadow set to appear in this work has been captured. The photograph shows the giant shadow running at full speed in the city during the night. Its atmosphere is different from previous giant shadows… what is next to come for mankind? More in a followup report.
City Shrouded in Shadow is in development for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita.
View the screenshots at the gallery.