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99 Spirits
 
 
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Genre: RPG, Puzzle
Platforms: PC
Languages: English, Japanese
Players: Single-player
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99 Spirits released on Steam (now go capture them all!)
Greenlit: 99 Spirits
Description
Release date: 31 May 2013
99 Spirits is an RPG/Puzzle game that revolves around the popular Japanese folklore of Tsukumogami, everyday objects coming alive on their 100th birthday.
Features:
  • Work out the true identity of your enemies in a unique battle system
  • Capture enemies, master their skills for battle and use them to solve puzzles on the field
  • Interact with over 40 unique characters and battle over 100 monsters
  • Beautifully detailed art and an atmospheric original soundtrack bring feudal Japan alive
  • Discover multiple unique endings that change based on the player’s actions
  • Dual audio: Toggle between English and Japanese voice
Story:
Hanabusa is a young headstrong girl living in the Heian capital within medieval Japan. But when her mother is slain by evil spirits, her life turns into one of vengeance as she sets out to hunt and destroy the spirits.

During Hanabusa’s travels, she meets a white fox who turns out to be a servant of the mountain god. Hanabusa receives a special sword passed down from her mother, which gives her the ability to see the true forms of spirits to help slay them. Shortly after, a spirit claiming to be Hanabusa’s long-lost father, Hidetada, breaks her sword and leaves Hanabusa powerless and confused.

Now to mend her broken sword and learn the truth about her father, Hanabusa embarks on a journey to annihilate every last one of the evil spirits.
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99 Spirits has a great art direction, an original story and a unique gameplay that reminds to both Pictionary and Pokémon with a great result. If all indie Japanese indie games are this good I’ll start to learn the language ASAP. It can’t be missing in any indie game collection. (Bit Maiden)

Without a shadow of doubt, 99 Spirits is one of the most imaginative and accomplished indie games on the market. (True PC Gaming)

Mixing the puzzle and RPG genre along with some anime themed influences, 99 Spirits became an absorbing and addicting title that was nearly impossible for me to put down for too long. (Moonlitasteria)

Just as I am always after a unique storyline in a game, I am always searching for something unique in terms of gameplay and 99 Spirits has given that box a BIG tick. (The Otaku's Study)

75/100 Though not a flawless experience, 99 Spirits manages nonetheless to be a strangely addictive JRPG (IdieGameMagazine)
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Apr 30, 2013 @ 9:36pm
PINNED: Talk with the team
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Sep 26, 2013 @ 11:58am
PINNED: Free Steam keys for everyone who receives a copy of 99 Spirits from IndieGoGo
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echoMateria [Fruitbat Factory]  [author] Apr 6, 2013 @ 3:22pm 
99 Spirits will be in English with the option to switch between Japanese and English voice acting.

Additionally, the deluxe edition will also feature the original Japanese version of the game for those that are interested.
Rhymoid Apr 6, 2013 @ 10:01am 
"Languages: English"

Hah.
Anime【エルフ】 Apr 6, 2013 @ 6:21am 
you do read hat it says?
Language:English meaning it will be english aswell.
Grognard_87 Apr 5, 2013 @ 4:38am 
very interesting game and I can see myself playing this as it's also a kind of memory game having to remember what was said and read it out as shown in the gameplay trailer where you discover one creature being a paper lantern.
irrevenant Mar 31, 2013 @ 4:19pm 
The game info says this game is in english and only english. The first gameplay trailer suggests its available in at least one other language.

And yeah, that song on the first trailer is kinda addictive...
ssomchay85 Mar 29, 2013 @ 5:28pm 
The women singing is very captivating
Echiro-oda-fan Mar 29, 2013 @ 1:53pm 
love the art direction :3 i would get this just to look at it
phtzero Mar 22, 2013 @ 1:03pm 
Waiting for it, I really like games with japan as theme. Good work!
parpen Mar 18, 2013 @ 3:05am 
Congratulations for reaching your funding goal!
Zero Mar 17, 2013 @ 12:00am 
I look at this and I think Okami. It is certainly a game that I will try because the artstyle is amazing.