The official website for Bandai Namco Games‘ upcoming Blue Exorcist game began streaming a 125-second promotional video for the game on Tuesday. (To view the trailer, click on the “Movie” tab at the linked page, then click on the “500k” or “1M” version of the video.) The game, titled Ao no Exorcist: Genkoku no Labyrinth, will be released on the PlayStation Portable on April 26.
The website for the Blue Exorcist anime announced the “exorcist x kizuna (bonds) adventure” game last June. In the game, the player will be able to switch between playing as the characters Rin Okumura and Yukio Okumura. The game will also feature an original story.
Aniplex of America began streaming the Blue Exorcist anime on Hulu, ANN, Crunchyroll, and Viz Anime when it premiered in Japan last April. (Viz also publishes the manga.) The story focuses on Rin Okumura, a boy raised by a famous exorcist named Father Fujimoto. After an argument between the two, Rin discovers he is the son of Satan. Rin decides to fight his fate by joining the True Cross Academy to become an exorcist and defeat demons.