Lince Works, the developer of the Aragami series, has announced on Twitter that it will be shutting down in April.
The reason for the closure was that “the financial situation was not favorable and time ran out”. By Lince Works websitethe studio employs 16 full-time developers.
You can read Lince Works’ press release in its entirety here:
In May 2020, Lince Works raised $3.4 million in lead funding Spectator of the game (through VentureBeat) and had stated that the first Aragami sold an impressive 500,000 copies on its own. The Aragami series is an action-adventure stealth video game where players take on the role of Aragami, an assassin with supernatural abilities. The player can teleport the shadows and face the enemy army, which is named ‘Kaiho’.
In 2020, Lince Works announced a sequel titled Aragami 2 for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S and was released on September 17, 2021.
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