El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron is a cult classic when it comes to single-player console games.
Developed by Ignition Tokyo back in 2011, El Shaddai is a perfect mixture of Mythology and Fantasy where you, the player, take on the role of Enoch a scribe who is on a mission to save mankind from a devastating flood.
Under the direction of Sawaki Takeyasu, the game was released for PS3 and XBOX 360 in April 28th, 2011 and it quickly gained popularity with its aesthetically pleasing visuals and easy combat style.
There’s good news for all El Shaddai fans out there – Game Developer Crim’s president Sawaki Takeyasu announced that a PC port for El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron is currently in development and the game will soon be available on PC via Steam.
[El Shaddai Steam version progress report]
I’m currently working on it, but I’d like to know the progress, so I’d like to write about the current situation. By the way, now that the hardware changes from Xbox, PS3 to PC Options for switching between English / Japanese audio and subtitles We are producing launchers that also serve as option substitutes.English Translation, Twitter Translate
Sawaki also announced that he is currently figuring out a launcher to alternate between English/Japanese audio and subtitles.
He is planning to make the game available on PC before its 10th anniversary on April 28th, 2021.
El Shaddai tells the story of Enoch, a priest who seeks seven fallen angels to prevent mankind from being destroyed by a great flood.
He is joined by Lucifel, the guardian angel who is in charge of protecting the humans. He is also helped on his quest by four archangels named Rafael, Uriel, Gabriel and Michael.
The characters and storyline are inspired by the Apocryphal Book of Enoch and the game certainly does the story justice with its stunning visuals and mesmerizing soundtracks.
A spin-off RPG titled “The Lost Child” was released for PS4 and PS Vita in 2017, garnering huge attention.
We just can’t wait for the Steam release so that we can once again dive into the mythological world of Enoch!
About El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron
El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron is a platform based single player game for consoles like PS3 and XBOX 360. The game was released by Ignition Tokyo on 28th April, 2011 under the direction of Sawaki Takeyasu.
The game centers on the character Enoch, a priest who is seeking seven fallen angels to prevent mankind from being destroyed by a great flood. He is joined by Lucifel, the guardian angel who is in charge of protecting the humans.
The characters and storyline of El Shaddai are inspired by the Apocryphal Book of Enoch. The game is soon getting a PC port and will be available in PC via Steam.Originally Written By Epic Dope