ONI: Road to be the Mightiest Oni Physical Edition Releases April 21, 2023

    Pre-orders open on December 15.

    Red Art Games announced a physical edition of ONI: Road to be the Mightiest Oni launches on April 21, 2023 in the west for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5. Pre-orders open on December 15 at 11 a.m. EDT.

    Pre-orders for the physical copies of ONI: Road to be the Mightiest Oni will be available for €39.99 at the Red Art Games Store. Red Art Games Store customers who pre-order gain a bonus tote bag and keychain for free. Further, the game will be sold physical at retailers across Europe.

    ONI: Road to be the Mightiest Oni will be sold physically for $39.99 in North America through retail partner Video Games Plus. Every copy includes a voucher with a code giving access to two downloadable items for free: “Kuuta’s Travel Tool: Camouflage Crest” and “Kanna’s Kimono: Skull Pattern”.

    Here’s an overview of the game:

    One-of-a-kind, unique action!

    The protagonist, Kuuta, attacks the enemy’s physical body using his club, but this won’t defeat it. Kazemaru has the ability to suck the enemy’s spirit out of its body, and by destroying that spirit, Kuuta can then claim victory. By playing both Kuuta and Kazemaru at the same time, you’ll be able to tackle a variety of enemies, from small fries to big bosses.

    A different way to level up!

    Kisejima, where the game takes place, is divided into three areas with a variety of challenges ranging from fighting enemies to escort missions. The player can also level up by running away from pursuing monsters, like a game of tag, and collecting mushrooms that grow in clusters to purchase upgraded clubs.

    What is ONI : Road to be the Mightiest Oni?
    Setting: Kisejima Island

    The story takes place on Kisejima, a small island in the middle of the ocean. Here, it is said that the power that lies dormant within the local demon spirits can be drawn out by challenging them to trials, where ancient demons who were once defeated by Momotaro are summoned to battle. However, few have ever returned from Kisejima alive.

    Characters: Kuuta, a demon warrior, and his spirit partner, Kazemaru

    Kuuta, the protagonist, is the only survivor of the Demon King’s army that faced Momotaro in battle. He and Kazemaru, a mysterious spirit that lives on Kisejima, team up to take on challenges of all shapes and sizes!

    Artwork by KENEI DESIGN

    Kisejima may not be large, but the colorful artwork by KENEI DESIGN, with its dazzling green meadows, looming forests, and plains of floating megaliths, offers a unique emotional impact unlike any other action game. Its solo creator has invented a mini-world in which each and every location is marked by its own memorable appeal. ONI is an invitation for players to enjoy a small-world experience, for a change!

    Announcement Trailer

    Lastly, ONI: Road to be the Mightiest Oni launches March 9, 2023 digitally for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC via Steam.

    Soul Kiwami
    Soul Kiwami
    Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Deputy Editor in Chief of Final Weapon and a News Writer at Game Rant. With a passion for the Japanese gaming industry, Raul is a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs and fighting/action games. business email:

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