Onmyoji: The Card Game – NetEase announces soft launch phase for new mobile CCG

Onmyoji: The Card Game, a new spinoff of NetEase Games’s original IP title “Onmyoji”, is scheduled to soft launch (a limited testing period before official launch in more countries) an English version later this year in Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines and Australia. Onmyoji: The Card Game is a collectible card game based on the world construct of Onmyoji. Players will step into Shinkiro, the land of Yokai, and play Hyakubun – the card game that is popular there. You can see my previous gameplay in the China server here.

Onmyoji: The Card Game is set in the tower ship city called Shinkiro, a mysterious place rumored to be accessible only to Yokai. Hyakubun, a kind of card game is the most popular thing in Shinkiro, where even all the conflicts can be resolved by playing cards. Onmyoji: The Card Game inherits the aesthetic style from the original Onmyoji game, with the card drawings and scene design having all been bequeathed the exquisite Japanese fantasy style of the original work. It aims to present to players the beautiful Shinkiro, the land of Yokai.

Onmyoji: The Card Game introduces a new gameplay for collectible card game. Its strategic core is the combining of Shikigami and its exclusive cards. Each deck is compiled with 4 Shikigami, which equipped with 8 exclusive cards each. Shikigami will fight in turn in the combat zone, offering a rapidly changing fighting experience. Onmyoji: The Card Game has prepared a rich variety of game content, including a PVP Ranking System that match player with a worthy adversary and a Story System that unlocks plots by PVE duels.