Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon 2 is available from today, as the launch trailer, which you find at the top of the news. As you know, we are talking about the second incarnation of Koji Igarashi’s Bloodstained series in 8-bit like format, born from the success of the first, which preceded Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, the main game.
For those who don’t know what we’re talking about, Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon 2 is a clone of Castlevania which graphically recalls the NES games and which is characterized by great playability. You can play it on PC, Xbox One, PS4 and Nintendo Switch.
For more details, we read the official description of Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon 2:
They return Koji Igarashi and Inti Creates: Sword and Whip Retro Action!
Curse of the Moon 2 combines classic 2D action and dark 8-bit aesthetics with modern gameplay. The multiplayer scenario from the previous game returns with a new epic narration supervised by AGE (Koji Igarashi) in persona.
The players play the role of Zangetsu, a swordsman from the Far East who hates a grudge against the demons and alchemists who evoked them. Zangetsu will have to make his way to the demonic stronghold … But he won’t have to do it alone! Along the way, Zangetsu will be able to ally with many new characters that will join the list of playable games.
Three new playable characters appear in Curse of the Moon 2, including the exorcist Dominique. And it will still be possible to use all the characters from the original Curse of the Moon! Each new character adds a variety of gameplay options, skills and ways to complete the game levels.
And for the first time, players will also be able to create pairs of demon hunters in coop 2 player club! Team up with a friend, combine the strengths of two different characters and climb the levels in tons of new ways.