Xuan Yuan Sword VII Striking Consoles in Summer
Publisher eastasiasoft announced that it is partnering with Softstar Entertainment and DOMO for the western console release of Xuan Yuan Sword VII. The game, which launched for PC in 2020, will release on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in summer 2021. Physical editions will be made available to pre-order through Maximum Games.
Xuan Yuan Sword VII is the latest entry in the long-running Taiwanese RPG series and is set in a version of China about 2000 years ago, towards the end of the Western Han dynasty. Players control Taishi Zhao, a swordsman who sets out on a journey to protect his family. The story features elements of Chinese mythology and history, with a focus on the Mohism philosophy of logic and rationality. The game’s version of Mohism has allowed its adherents to gain technological advancements ahead of their time.