Bloody Disgusting’s Mike Wilson welcomes Koji Igarashi’s gothic side-scrolling action RPG, Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, cross over with Ubisoft’s Child of Light in a free patch released on March 31st. The latest update follows a lost Aurora wandering in the world of Bloodstained with familiar abilities to be uncovered as she gains strength from defeating bosses.
The story for this crossover sees Aurora has losing her way and waking in the world of Bloodstained. Armed with the Sword of Matildis and accompanied by the loyal Igniculus, she must find a way to escape.
After defeating certain bosses, Aurora will grow stronger and gain additional abilities as she ages. Each stage of her progression will add to her movement abilities and unlock previously inaccessible parts of the castle. You can check out Aurora’s gameplay from the new trailer below.
Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is available today on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One, with the Child of Light DLC for the Nintendo Switch version coming at a later date. For more information, follow @SwordOrWhip and @505_Games on Twitter, visit the official website, and read Bloody Disgusting’s full article here.