Crystar: Coming to the Western Regions this August 27th

Crystar, PS4, PlayStation 4, US, Western, localization, Spike Chunsoft


PlayStation 4™ – US

  • Crystar was first released in Japan and in Asia exclusively for PlayStation 4 last October 2018.
  • Spike Chunsoft will take the responsibility to publish it to the Western regions this August 27th.
  • Play as Rei Hatada and save Mirai Hatada’s soul as she deals with the devil of the other world.


In October 2018, FuRyu, the publishers behind The Caligula: Overdose, released an action RPG entitled Crystar exclusively on PlayStation 4 in the Land of the Rising Sun. Now, Spike Chunsoft will take over FuRyu’s Crystar to publish it to the Western regions for PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam this August 27th.

According to Gematsu, all the physical PlayStation 4 and digital copies will include the “Summer Collection Costume” DLC. Meanwhile, the Day One Edition will include a mini-art book which showcases the game’s world illustrated by Riuichi and ntny who are also the designers of the game’s characters.

Crystar, PS4, PlayStation 4, US, Western, localization, Spike Chunsoft

Crystar, PS4, PlayStation 4, US, Western, localization, Spike Chunsoft

Rei and her younger sister, Mirai, are hauled into the afterworld of Purgatory. Rei must save her Mirai. To save her, Rei signs a contract with the Demons of Purgatory to fight the monsters that are filling their noble home. With this, Rei and her Executors must face the wrath of these monsters while they encounter their pasts and confront their fears. Rei must be brave to save her sister’s soul before it vanishes.

Explore the world of Purgatory as you battle against the souls of the dead. You can play as four different characters while you unveil their memories and discover the hidden truths and mysterious secrets in their stories. The concept of this game revolves around crying. Once you defeat an enemy, the Danmatsuma Thoughts or also known as the last moments of the dead will appear. By crying, it will purify the thoughts and it will help to develop the protagonist mentally. There are weapons called the Shisou or Mental Armor which you can obtain throughout the game.

Save Mirai as Rei in the afterworld of Purgatory in the Western localization of Crystar for PlayStation 4 this August 27th. Here at Playasia, this action RPG is now available for pre-order. Click the button below to pre-order your copies right now!


Crystar, PS4, PlayStation 4, US, Western, localization, Spike Chunsoft

Meanwhile, the Japanese and the Asian Version of Crystar is still available on our website. The Asian Version is available in Chinese and Japanese subtitles. So, if you want to grab these versions, click the button below to order yours now!




  • Fight through Your Tears in This Action RPG – Combat the Souls of the dead as you explore the after-world of Purgatory. Play as four different characters and unlock their memories to learn the truth behind their stories and secrets
  • Power through Grief – The battle system includes an otherworldly being who fights alongside you. Gather your grief and endure Torments to summon your Guardian!
  • Tears Give You Strength – Crying will help you take down monsters and empower your equipment. In Crystar, tears aren’t a sign of weakness, they are a sign of strength


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