Aksys Showcase Event Will Air on February 17

Aksys Games announced a showcase event revealing some of their upcoming games on their official Twitch channel, AksysGames.

The Aksys Showcase Event will air on Thursday, February 17, 2022, at 9 AM PST/5 PM GMT/ 3 AM AEST (the next day). The confirmed games at the event include:

Blazing Strike

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Blazing Strike is a 2D fighter inspired by Capcom and SNK that incorporates a unique games system with modern mechanics and a nostalgic 2D pixel art. The game will release on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch and PC.

Variable Barricade

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Variable Barricade is a visual novel that follows the member of a prestigious family and heiress to a fortune, Hibari. She has to court with various bachelors that are attempting to win her hand in love due to her rich inheritance. The game will release on Nintendo Switch.

Lover Pretend

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Lover Pretend is a visual novel that stars Chikyuki, an aspiring scriptwriter — a dream of her late mother — in her mission to find her father whom she never met. She lands a part-time job as an assistant, while she ends up in a twist of events that have her play the role of a fake love interest. Lover Pretend will release on Nintendo Switch.

Paradigm Paradox

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Paradigm Paradox is set in the far future, year 25XX, where mankind is isolated into colonies. The protagonist is a student at the academy that is bored with mundane daily life. One night, she slips out of her dorm and falls into an enemy colony, only to discover a secret power innate within her that leads her to work as a Hero. Paradigm Paradox will release on Nintendo Switch.

Kimi wa Yukima ni Koinegau

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Kimi wa Yukima ni Koinegau takes place in the first year of the Kyoho-era. The narrative is set in the town of Edo, after years of monster attacks, where a girl has the power to see a “black thread” before a disaster happens. She is driven away by the villagers, only for her to discover “non-humans” and a shot at true love. Kimi wa Yukima ni Koinegau will release on Nintendo Switch.

Piofiore: Episodio 1926

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Piofiore: Episodio 1926 (NSW) is the sequel to last year’s Piofiore that has Liliana immersed in a dangerous turf war between mafia clans. It includes the perspective of the previous story from the other person’s perspective. Piofiore: Episodio 1926 will release on Nintendo Switch.

The All Aksys showcase event will take place on Thursday, February 17, 2022, at 9 AM PST/5 PM GMT/ 3 AM AEST (the next day) via their official Twitch channel.