Tokyo based developer Onion Games – who previously worked on games such as The story of the little king,, Chibi-Robo! and even Super Mario RPG – announce its cult-classic “anti-RPG” The moon will be released on the Switch eShop (here in the west) next month on August 27 for $ 18.99 / € 15.99 / £ 14.49.
This is the first time the game has been released in English since its original PlayStation debut in 1
One night, under the silver light of a full moon, a young boy suddenly sucks on his TV and turns into a video game – a classic JRPG called “Moon World”. Following carefully behind the brave hero of the game, the boy begins his own journey to restore the missing moonlight in the world, collecting “Love”.
As the protagonist of Moon World plunders and levels, reducing monsters to points of experience – you know, as the characters do – the boy frees his souls and collects “Love”. The moon is not a game in which you fight to catch up – your own progress comes by collecting lost “Love”!
As you explore the world, you will meet a crazy cast of strange and wonderful NPCs. Observe their strange habits and daily routines by visiting them at different times and days of the week and learn their secrets to reveal the even more lost “Love”!
The moon is a game about turning these [RPG] tap upside down and see what’s really going on behind the scenes of your favorite RPG video games.
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