Today Sega officially unveiled Puyo Puyo eSports, a budget title intended to get a pure Puyo game onto current consoles.
Consoles: PS4, Switch
Release Date: October 25, 2018
Price: 1,999 yen (VAT included) (digital only)
- 2-4 players online
- 2-4 players local wireless play (Switch version)
- Up to 8 players alternating in offline Tournament mode
An arcade version is also in development, tentatively also titled "Puyo Puyo eSports" and with no release date.
"Ms. Accord, I don't feel so good..." - Lidelle
Arle, Amitie, Ringo, Hed
Schezo, Sig, Maguro, Ciel
Rulue, Raffina, Suketoudara, Ally, Lagnus
Risukuma, Draco, Witch, Harpy, Seriri
Carbuncle, Satan, Hartmann
Modes and Features
This game only features Tsuu and Fever as selectable rules.
Tournament mode allows players to run an 8 person offline single elimination bracket. The controllers are passed between competitors at the start of each round.
Boost mode is an optional comeback mechanic that grants a losing player additional bonuses like extra garbage power and free chains over the course of the set.
Tokyo Game Show
Sega will be showing the game off at Tokyo Game show this week. They have a 20 minuted scheduled timeslot for the game on September 22, 15:50 (Japan Time). The stream will be here: