Loop8: Summer of Gods Releasing a Celestial Edition

A cool addition to your collection.
A cool addition to your collection. XSEED Games

It’s still quite a long while before Loop8: Summer of Gods is launched. This early though, there’s one more reason to get excited about this original time-travel RPG. XSEED Games announced that it’ll be releasing a limited Celestial Edition for $69.99.

Loop8: Summer of Gods Celestial Edition comes in a custom box and the following:

  • A 5.25” by 7.25” softcover “Ashihara Town Guide.” It contains more than 50 pages of artwork and information from the game.
  • ​Musical selections CD with select songs from the soundtrack.
  • A 7” by 10.5” mini wall scroll.
  • An authentic 4” by 3.15” Japanese wooden ema as an offering for the in-game Ashihara Shrine.

If the Celestial Edition is too pricey for you, then you can just get the digital edition for $49.99.

What is Loop8: Summer of Gods all about? It’s a coming-of-age adventure that follows Nini and his classmates on their journey to defeat the Kegai. The Kegai are demonic entities responsible for pushing humanity to the brink of extinction. Raised on a failed space station named “Hope,” Nini returns to earth to spend the summer in Ashihara, one of the last remaining sanctuaries of humanity. He has a gift known as “Demon Sight” that lets him use his special connection to the gods and reset the world.

Key features include:

  • Choices That Can Change the World
    • The game's emotion-driven AI system responds to every action and decision players make.
    • The emotions of the characters, as well as their stories, vary greatly based on player choices.
    • This makes each playthrough unique.
  • A Beautiful Seaside Town Brimming with Mystery
    • Experience a nostalgic and beautifully recreated snapshot of rural Japan circa 1983.
    • Ashihara is home to a colorful cast of characters and each one harboring their own secrets to uncover.
    • The choices players can make them into trusted allies or mortal enemies.
  • ​Live an Ordinary Life, Fight Extraordinary Enemies
    • Build bonds with the residents of Ashihara while protecting the town from the ever-present threat of the Kegai.
    • Keep repeating the cycle to uncover how everyday actions impact battles in the Underworld, and vice versa.
  • Relive the Past to Alter the Future
    • Though the deadline for humanity’s extinction draws ever closer, Ashihara’s fate remains in your hands.
    • Repeatedly return at the start of August, alter your actions, and see how they turn the tides of destiny across multiple endings.

Loop8: Summer of Gods is launching in North America in spring 2023 on PC through Steam, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch.

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