Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night will have crossplay between Xbox One and PC, shows off new character


At the Xbox media briefing at Gamescom, Koji Igarashi showed up to chat about Bloodstained: Ritual of the Knight, his Castlevania spiritual successor that recently blitzed Kickstarter for $5.5 million. He showed off a new, nameless character and announced that crossplay would be coming for the title, letting you co-op with Xbuddies.

Here’s the new character:

Igarashi announced that they’re still applying the finishing touches to him, hence his lack of a name. However, they did say that he helped to fight back against a demon invasion ten years before the game started. He uses two swords and a selection of magic spells in combat.

The Xbox briefing is still going on. Tune in here.