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Gothic Metroidvania Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is out now for iOS and Android

Gothic Metroidvania Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is out now for iOS and Android

NetEase Games and Artplay has launched Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night for iOS and Android devices, the mobile version of the successful Metroidvania that launched earlier on PC and consoles.

The game features a huge map to explore with over 120 unique mobs and bosses to defeat, with no compromises on visual quality or gameplay fidelity. In terms of changes to better suit the mobile interface, there’s an overhauled UI and redesigned shard icons so they’re much easier to use with touch controls. As an added bonus, this version of the game includes the downloadable content for no extra cost, making it the definitive edition of the game available on the go.

To celebrate the mobile release of Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, Artplay’s Koji Igarashi released a special video message for fans of the game as well as a new trailer, which can be viewed below.

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“We are very pleased to collaborate with NetEase Games as our co-developer and publishing partner of Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Mobile Version,” said Igarashi. “As a global publisher with many years of successful experience, we believe NetEase Games is fully capable of delivering the charm of Bloodstained onto mobile devices and bringing the excitement of battle and exploration to mobile gamers.”

Future updates to the mobile version of the game will also include new exclusive content, including a new playable character called Zangetsu, a boss rush mode, a speedrun mode, and more.

If you’re an aspiring demon slayer who wants to take fate into their own hands, check out Bloodstained Ritual of the Night by downloading it from the iOS App Store or Google Play for Android. It’s a premium title which costs £9.99 on iOS and £8.99 on Android.

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Olly Smith
Olly Smith
With a keen eye for hidden gems and long-forgotten retro titles, Olly is a games journalist who works hard to progress twenty minutes without a checkpoint only to fail on the home stretch.