Square Enix has released a new trailer and set of screenshots for Oninaki introducing the RPG’s cast of characters.
Additionally, the PlayStation Blog has published a lengthy interview with creative producer Takashi Tokita.
Here is an overview of the story and characters, via Square Enix:
In Oninaki, players will journey as Kagachi (voiced by Tomohisa Hashizume), a young Watcher who embodies the tenets of reincarnation, and whose sacred duty is to usher Lost Souls into the next world. Upon meeting Linne (voiced by Shiori Mikami), a mysterious young girl with no memory of her past, his fate becomes entwined with blood and death. During his journey, players will also meet Kushi (voiced by Tsuyoshi Koyama), an exemplary Watcher and trusted leader, Mayura (voiced by Lynn), a Watcher with a kind heart, and the malicious Night Devil (voiced by ???), a swordsman from a forgotten time who is hunting Linne.
Oninaki is due out for PlayStation 4, Switch, and PC this summer.
Watch the trailer below. View the screenshots at the gallery.