Bō: Path of the Teal Lotus

The Epic Odyssey of Tentaihana Bō will be available this summer for Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X/S.

Bō: Path of the Teal Lotus

Publisher Humble Games and video game studio Squid Shock Studios have officially announced a release date for Bō: Path of the Teal Lotus, the captivating and vibrantly hand-drawn 2.5D action-platformer inspired by Japanese folklore.

As revealed in the release date trailer unveiled by the publisher during IGN Fan Fest 2024, the highly anticipated debut title from the Thai development team is set to launch this summer on July 18th. It will be available for Nintendo Switch, PC (via Steam), PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X/S.

The trailer showcases the breathtaking beauty of the hand-drawn Japanese-inspired world brought to life by Squid Shock, along with glimpses that offer a clearer insight into the game’s incredibly fast-paced rhythm, intricate level design, and complex platforming mechanics. Furthermore, it provides a closer look at the unique cast of characters and the diverse personalities that will inhabit the game.

As we eagerly anticipate embarking on this epic journey alongside the young fox Tentaihana Bō to delve into the rich tapestry of Japanese folklore, we’d like to remind you, if you haven’t already, to check out our main coverage for additional insights into Squid Shock Studios’ latest adventure. And don’t miss our exclusive interview with the project’s creative director, Christopher Stair, where you can delve into anecdotes and behind-the-scenes details about Bō: Path of the Teal Lotus.

That’s all for today. To all Japan enthusiasts, we’ll see you on July 18th, right here on these channels!

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