Publisher XSEED is heading to PAX East at the Boston Convention Center next week from March 23 through March 26, located at Expo Hall, #1703.
With six being available to demo, let’s break down what you can check out!
Melon Journey: Bittersweet Memories [Multiplatform ‒ April 6, 2023]
From Froach Club, this oddball adventure is set in a world where melons are illegal and set in a small town full of shady characters where a baby ghost terrorizes the residents. Basically, this game is super weird and worth checking out thanks to its lo-fi soundtrack and Game Boy-inspired graphics
Trinity Trigger [Multiplatform ‒ April 25, 2023]
FuRyu’s Trinity Trigger is going to be on hand to check out next week!
Described as an action RPG with an iconic feel of the 1990s, there is an emphasis on combat, which is described as fast-paced. A group of three heroes is out to save Trinitia with the help of their Triggers, creatures with the ability to transform into eight types of weapons. You can save the world alone or with a friend through the co-op to explore a diverse world filled with all types of biomes.
Loop8: Summer of Gods [Multiplatform ‒ June 6, 2023]
This time-traveling adventure set in the 1980s looks like it’ll be a blast this summer.
Described as a coming-of-age tale, Loop8: Summer of Gods features protagonist Nini and his classmates who must work together as they aim to defeat Kegai, a demonic species bent on wiping out humanity. Humans reside on the space station Hope and some return to Earth. In Nini’s case, he returns to Ashihara, one of the few remaining sanctuaries on the surface. Nini is gifted with Demon Sight and is able to reset the world, allowing him and his allies to loop and relive the 8th month over and over until things go right or risk it all and watch as the Kegai swarm the planet.
STORY OF SEASONS: A Wonderful Life [Multiplatform – June 27, 2023]
Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life is a remake of a GameCube and PS2 game with tons of new events, festivals, and a ton of new crops and recipes to discover.
AKIBA’S TRIP: Undead & Undressed Director’s Cut [Multiplatform – Summer 2023]
First released in the West in 2014, AKIBA’s TRIP: Undead & Undressed, this remaster will include all previous downloadable content including “Kati’s Route.”
Playing as Nanashi, an otaku who is transformed into a vampire and caught in the middle of a conspiracy, you must work alongside the Akiba Freedom Fighters to save the otaku from vampires by exposing them to the sun.
Cuisineer [PC ‒ Summer 2023]
As Pom, you return to your hometown of Paell to find your parents are missing and their restaurant abandoned. Pom will venture through dangerous dungeons to harvest ingredients and return home to serve up delicious dishes.