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Demonschool: Persona-inspired Tactics RPG Combat Showcase

Written by VeryWetLeaf

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The upcoming school-life tactics RPG, Demonschool, has just had its combat mechanics showcased on PC Gaming Show: Most Wanted 2023. Developed by Necrosoft Games and Published by Ysbryd Games, Demonschool, inspired by Persona, Shin Megami Tensei, and Italian horror cinema is set to release on Q2 2024 for Playstation, Nintendo Switch, Xbox and PC. It features flashy tactical combat on a chess-like board where movement equals action. In the daytime, you can strengthen your bonds with your teammates. This pays off by allowing you to perform devastating combos with them in battle.

Demonschool will be available on Playstation 4 & 5, Xbox Series S/X, Nintendo Switch, Steam and the Epic Games Store.

The video showcase is available below:

about demonschool

Demonschool is a new-style tactics RPG where motion equals action. Defeat big weirdos in between the human and demon worlds as Faye and her misfit companions, while navigating university life on a mysterious island.


  • Tactics: Rewind any action during the planning phase and create combos to dispatch your foes.
  • Story: A light horror narrative told through huge avatars with side quests aplenty.
  • Schedule: Plan your school schedule to level your characters and build their skills.
  • Friendship: 15 characters with whom to build relationships.

the world

Explore a mysterious island that reveals its mysteries morning, noon, and night, day by day, week by week, across a university semester. Plan your team’s schedule to enhance their skills and gain new abilities. Gain new teammates and enhance their relationships depending on who you choose to pursue.


about necrosoft games

Necrosoft Games is an Oakland, California-based game developer with members all over the world. Founded by Game Developer Magazine and Gamasutra alum Brandon Sheffield after he left journalism. Necrosoft games now number six strong after developing a string of cult indie gems like Gunhouse, Oh, Deer!, and Hyper Gunsport.

about ysbryd games

Publisher Ysbryd Games delivers games with stories that have the heart and soul to stay with players for a lifetime, underlined by captivating gameplay and striking aesthetics.


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VeryWetLeaf is a writer and content creator bringing you video game related articles and videos. He has been playing turn-based games such as JRPGs, SRPGs, and Grand Strategies for decades. He puts a great emphasis on curation and is fond of giving game suggestions.