Lotus Lantern - A New Roguelite Action Game Unveiled

Lotus Lantern - A New Roguelite Action Game Unveiled

Indie publisher 663 Games and developer Unstable Games are excited to announce Lotus Lantern: Rescue Mother, a thrilling top-down roguelite action game inspired by Chinese mythology. Releasing for PC via Steam in Q1 2024, Lotus Lantern: Rescue Mother immerses players in the fantastic journey of Chenxiang as he embarks on a mission to rescue his mother, Sanshengmu, from her incarceration for violating celestial laws. 

After mastering martial arts skills taught by the legendary Monkey King, Sun Wukong, Chenxiang must use his distinctive fighting styles as well as a variety of magical treasures and other mystical items to boost combat proficiency and craft extraordinary abilities to defeat legendary formidable foes. 

663 Games is also thrilled to announce that roguelite fans can experience the first full level and the first boss battle of Lotus Lantern: Rescue Mother in the brand-new Steam playable demo released today. Fans can head over to the Steam page to download the demo and add the game to their Wishlist now! 

About Lotus Lantern: Rescue Mother

The sincere effort opens even the hardest stone. 

Sanshengmu, a goddess from the celestial court, has been imprisoned beneath Mount Hua for violating celestial laws by giving birth to a boy named Chenxiang with a mortal. When Chenxiang came of age and learned the truth, he vowed to rescue his mother. 

With the assistance of Sun Wukong and other powerful immortals, Chenxiang must overcome numerous trials and defeat formidable enemies to finally be reunited with his mother. 

  • Rich combinations of sects and magical treasures - Multiple sect systems will enhance various combat styles. Create your own magical combat abilities by combining a dazzling array of magical treasures with cultivating dozens of items. In each challenge, you always harvest new surprises.

  • Encounter well-known deities and immortals - On your perilous journey, you will meet many characters from Chinese mythology, such as Sun Wukong, the Eight Immortals, Erlang Shen and Nezha. Be they foes or friends, they will join you in crafting this gripping and suspenseful tale.

  • An ancient artefact and mystical powers - In addition to the real-time action combat, players can utilise the Lotus Lantern, an ancient artefact to unleash divine abilities like Time Manipulation and Bullet Time. The Lotus Lantern can also permanently enhance your abilities, aiding you in overcoming indomitable enemies!

  • An unpredictable adventure - As you encounter numerous random events throughout the game, will you challenge yourself or seek stability? It’s all up to you!