YUKIKAZE CEO Matsuzo Machida announced Samurai Maiden developer SHADE is working on Penny Blood, which is a Shadow Hearts spiritual successor.
SHADE has worked on a number of titles such as Gun Gun Pixies, Kandagawa Jet Girls, and Bullet Girls Phantasia. The company is part of the game’s production team alongside YUKIKAZE.
“This time, I would like to introduce SHADE Inc. who is working with us as part of the PENNY BLOOD production team,” Machida said on Twitter. “It is a wonderful company that has created a unique world view together. Thank you.”
Samurai Maiden releases this winter for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC via Steam.